Subject: Re: mpg123 on alpha
To: Andreas Johansson <>
From: Feico Dillema <>
List: port-alpha
Date: 08/15/1999 00:28:29
On Sat, Aug 14, 1999 at 11:54:42PM +0200, Andreas Johansson wrote:
> On Sat, 14 Aug 1999, Feico Dillema wrote:
> > On Sat, Aug 14, 1999 at 03:33:54PM -0400, Charles M. Hannum wrote:
> I have no problem with mpg123-0.59q from pkgsrc. What I don't get is how
> you got mpg123 to create a wav file, I can't find any such option. Here's
> what I did to create a working wav: 
> mpg123 -s file.mp3 | sox -t raw -r 44100 -c 2 -s -w - -t wav file.wav

currently mpg123-0.59r is made by pkgsrc. It has a -w option to generate
a .wav. I'll see if I can dig up mpg123-0.59q somewhere and try it...