[FFmpeg-user] eac3 encoding

Mike Brown brown at mrvideo.vidiot.com
Tue Feb 14 00:34:13 EET 2017

On Mon, Feb 13, 2017 at 10:57:07PM +0100, Moritz Barsnick wrote:
> Sorry, I failed to see the restriction. ffmpeg will tell you if you
> happen to enter an illegal one:
> At 48k samplerate:
> [eac3 @ 0xbe08920] invalid bit rate. must be 3008 to 6144000 for this sample rate

3kbps?  Your previous email mention the Dolby spec going down to 32kbps.

Not that it makes a difference, as I would never go that low.  I'd just use
ac3 for bitrates of 640kbps and lower.

Thanks for the update.

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