Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 81448
Sox coredumps on vorbis recording
Last modified: 2014-03-16 22:33:31 EDT
Description of problem:
[jlquinn@smaug jlquinn]$ sox -t ossdsp /dev/dsp junk.vorbis
sox: Sound card appears to only support 2 channels. Overriding format
Channels: 2 Rate: 8000
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
What kind of sound card is installed on the system? Also, are you piping raw
Ogg/Vorbis encoded data into /dev/dsp? (I didn't know that sox supported
decoding Ogg/Vorbis encoded audio data).
sox defaults to a bitrate that vorbis can't handle, and then ignores the
Fixed in 12.17.3-10 by adding an error message.