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Old 08-09-2010, 08:37 AM   #1
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Question AAC codec

where do i find free AAC codec library so that i can encode and decode the captured audio data...Thanks in advance
Old 08-09-2010, 10:44 AM   #2
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libfaac, libfaad2, libogmrip2, libmpeg4ip-0, libfaad-dev or the audacious engine

faad2 will be most appropriate
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You won't get FAAC (the encoder) from most distro's because of licensing issues. But you can download the sourcecode.
Decoding can be done for example with ffmpeg, or the faad tool.
Example for ffmpeg:
ffmpeg -i record.aac output.flac

Last edited by TITiAN; 08-09-2010 at 01:50 PM. Reason: forgot to mention how to decode aac audio


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