Sound formats on Android

J. Landman Gay jacque at
Tue Aug 30 17:48:29 EDT 2011

On 8/30/11 4:29 PM, Colin Holgate wrote:
> One thing I've noticed with short MP3s is that their info doesn't
> include a duration. Try opening some in QuickTime Player, and look at
> the info, some show good duration info, others don't. Would be
> interesting to see if the ones that doesn't show the info are the
> ones that fail to play.
> In other words, LC, or Android, relies on having duration information
> about the sound file.

It happened with .wav files too. A quick check on a few of them does 
show some missing duration info. But the longer sound that always worked 
has a duration and it got clipped anyway.

Jacqueline Landman Gay         |     jacque at
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