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authorMarc Fonvieille <blackend@FreeBSD.org>2002-08-27 22:40:10 +0000
committerMarc Fonvieille <blackend@FreeBSD.org>2002-08-27 22:40:10 +0000
commit3cb6da469eb6b3f6c55349590f43238036d241a8 (patch)
tree9282c55a0525f510273a1b394b905d88f20175c6 /en_US.ISO8859-1/books/handbook/multimedia/chapter.sgml
parentf279e9028147cac6f8926589b8213e4c99c083ed (diff)
Correct an error about burncd(8). To burn audio CDs with this latter raw
PCM files have to be used and not WAV files, I explained why and how to convert the WAV files.
Notes: svn path=/head/; revision=14053
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diff --git a/en_US.ISO8859-1/books/handbook/multimedia/chapter.sgml b/en_US.ISO8859-1/books/handbook/multimedia/chapter.sgml
index d16fd71109..7dc5f9d93c 100644
--- a/en_US.ISO8859-1/books/handbook/multimedia/chapter.sgml
+++ b/en_US.ISO8859-1/books/handbook/multimedia/chapter.sgml
@@ -705,9 +705,16 @@ MPEG 1.0 layer III, 128 kbit/s, 44100 Hz joint-stereo
<para><application>XMMS</application> writes a file in the WAV
format, while <application>mpg123</application> converts the
MP3 into raw PCM audio data. Both of these formats can be
- used with <application>cdrecord</application> or
- <application>burncd</application> to create audio
- CDROMs.</para>
+ used with <application>cdrecord</application> to create audio CDs.
+ You have to use raw PCM with &man.burncd.8;.
+ If you use WAV files, you will notice a small tick sound at the
+ beginning of each track, this sound is the header of the WAV
+ file. You can simply remove the header of a WAV file with the
+ utility <application>SoX</application> (it can be installed from
+ the <filename role="package">audio/sox</filename> port or
+ package):</para>
+ <screen>&prompt.user; <userinput>sox -t wav -r 44100 -s -w -c 2 <replaceable>track.wav track.raw</replaceable></userinput></screen>
<para>Read <xref linkend="creating-cds"> for more information on using a
CD burner in FreeBSD.</para>