ogg stream meta int / stream title?

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MikeThomson
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ogg stream meta int / stream title?

Post by MikeThomson » Fri Jan 30, 2009 5:48 am

Hi,

i am currently developing and audio player. Playing mp3 streams work great. I also can read the metadata information to recieve the title. But i cannot handle ogg vorbis streams.

If i read an mp3 stream i get an "icy-metaint" so i now where to split the stream and read the metadata. If i connect to an ogg vorbis stream there is no "icy-metaint"

How can i read the song title?

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Re: ogg stream meta int / stream title?

Post by Jay » Wed Feb 11, 2009 2:53 pm

The song information is embedded in the ogg tags, they come in as part of the stream unlike the icy meta data method. So you have to parse the stream.
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