another sound question

Doug White dwhite at
Mon Jul 14 14:36:50 PDT 2003

On Mon, 14 Jul 2003, Alexander Leidinger wrote:

> On Sun, 13 Jul 2003 15:08:05 -0700 (PDT)
> Doug White <dwhite at> wrote:
> > > mpg123: Can't rewind stream by 22 bits!
> >
> > mpg123 doesn't support VBR coded MP3s.
> Are you sure? mpglib (which comes with mpg123 and is a "stripped down"
> version of mpg123) is able to decode VBR mp3s.

They must have added it. Back when VBR first appeared and for a good year
afterwards, mpg123 wouldn't play them (but xaudio would).

Seems to like them fine now.  So to the original poster: portupgrade
mpg123 :)

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