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  • superorc
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lossless = clipping??
just pondering some stuff. i dont really understand the clipping and how it plays in with the lossy codecs. and does it effect lossless codecs at all?? im using monkeys audio right now to compress albums.

  • Jan S.
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and does it effect lossless codecs at all??


No.

  • superorc
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hehe nice a simple answer.

  • Case
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You can read more about lossy encoders and clipping on ff123's site http://www.ff123.net/norm.html

  • superorc
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thanks for the link. i was always wondering what exactly was happening. oh and is there a mp3 decoding plugin for winamp with replay gain?

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Originally posted by superorc
is there a mp3 decoding plugin for winamp with replay gain?


No, there is not. In MP3 ReplayGain is currently only handled by modifying the file directly, so every player plays them with applied gain.

  • YinYang
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Originally posted by superorc
thanks for the link. i was always wondering what exactly was happening. oh and is there a mp3 decoding plugin for winamp with replay gain?


No, but there is a DSP plugin with replaygain support

Read more at:
http://www.xs4all.nl/~walterln/replaygain/