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Re: [SLUG] howto record a Windoze media stream directly to mp3/ogg?
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- Subject: Re: [SLUG] howto record a Windoze media stream directly to mp3/ogg?
- From: "Sonia Hamilton" <soniahamilton@xxxxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Fri, 02 Nov 2007 14:44:09 +1100
On Tue, 30 Oct 2007 13:19:17 +1100, "Alex Samad" <alex@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
> > The machine I'm working on is short of space - anyone know of a way
> > (using mplayer or another tool) to record a Windoze media stream
> > directly to mp3/ogg, rather than creating a large intermediate raw file
> > and then converting to mp3/ogg?
> what about setting the file up as a pipe !
Is this what you mean?
% mkfifo pipe1
% toolame -m s pipe1 foo.mp3 &
% mplayer -cache 512 -vc null -vo null -ao pcm:file=pipe1
It's crashing and burning:
Connecting to server 126.96.36.199[188.8.131.52]: 8080...
Could not seek to PCM sound data in "pipe1".
MPlayer interrupted by signal 13 in module: play_audio
- MPlayer crashed. This shouldn't happen.
It can be a bug in the MPlayer code _or_ in your drivers _or_ in your
gcc version. If you think it's MPlayer's fault, please read
DOCS/HTML/en/bugreports.html and follow the instructions there. We
won't help unless you provide this information when reporting a