[SDL] sdl_mixer wrong wiki information

Ricardo Cruz rpmcruz at clix.pt
Thu Nov 24 16:32:40 PST 2005

Hi Florian,

 Maybe your SDL_mixer was compiled without support for OGG and MP3 altogether. 
I'm using SuSE 10.0 and that's my case.

 Can you play the MP3/OGG sound using Mix_LoadMUS()?


Em Quinta 24 Novembro 2005 20:43, o Florian Hufsky escreveu:
> Hi,
> the page about sdl_mixer's Mix_LoadWAV is wrong:
> http://www.libsdl.org/cgi/docwiki.cgi/Mix_5fLoadWAV
> It says
> Mix_LoadWAV is a macro that creates an SDL_RWops for you then calls
> Mix_LoadWAV_RW to load a WAV from a file. It supports WAVE-, MOD-,
> MIDI-, OGG- and MP3 files (sometimes depends on compilation options).
> But that's wrong. Mix_LoadWAV isn't capable of loading ogg/mp3/... files
> (at least not in my test case with the mini sample that comes with
> sdl_mixer).
> However I didn't want to remove that information because we had a
> discussion here some time ago which stated that it *is* capable of doing
> that.
> Could someone clarify that?
> Thanks,
> Florian
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