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Erik Reckase
2003-12-10, 14:19
I've been digging through the Info.pm module, and I've found a number of
references to the BITRATE tag of a file containing the bits per second of
the audio divided by 1000 as opposed to 1024. Should this be 1000 or 1024?

seanadams
2003-12-10, 14:22
I'm pretty sure it should be 1000 in all cases.


On Dec 10, 2003, at 1:19 PM, Erik Reckase wrote:

> I've been digging through the Info.pm module, and I've found a number
> of
> references to the BITRATE tag of a file containing the bits per second
> of
> the audio divided by 1000 as opposed to 1024. Should this be 1000 or
> 1024?
>