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In the early 2000s I purchased an internet radio with wifi. It also had the capabilities to stream media from a computer with file sharing setup.
Long story short, It found my computer which had the samba server setup, but it could not find any media. All my music files were in ogg format. After. I converted a few ogg files to mp3, then my internet radio was able to see the mp3 files.
Ever since then, I reluctantly use the mp3 codec just to be on the safe side.
Is ogg part of the open formats like PNG, FLAC, and WebM. Also, why isn't oog widely adopted yet?
Don't under estimate ogg vorbis, though! In terms of quality, it's very good and very flexible, and it does frequently get shipped with video games. Recently, it's being used as an official part of the HTML5/webm spec (along with opus, another free audio format), which is the main driver of youtube videos.
Last edited by notKlaatu; 09-13-2016 at 09:40 PM.
Reason: oh yeah, html5.