[ardour-users] Sox problems
kevinc at doink.com
Wed Nov 23 06:57:57 PST 2005
On 23 November 2005 at 2:24, Thomas Vecchione <seablade at softhome.net> wrote:
> So I am trying to convert a file from a .raw(Specificly the raw data
> from a SD2 file) to a .wav in sox. I know the file is good because i
> can convert it with audacity fine, but because I have about... oh 1000
> of these to conver tI would rather not do it by hand, thus I am trying
> to write a script to do it, but I cant seem to get sox to convert the
> file correctly and was wondering if anyone could give me what they think
> should be the working commanline for it. Right now it converts the
> file, but into nothing useful..
> In Audacity the settings are a Signed 16-bit PCM, Big-Endian, 2 Channel
> Stereo, 0 offset, 100 % import, and 44100 samplerate.
> Now in sox I try all this, sox -t .sw -r 44100 -c 2 -x File Outputfile
> Unfortunatly nothing seems to work, I have tried as many variation I
> thought would work and quite a few that I thought wouldnt(And they
> didnt). What obvious thing am I missing? And yes the endianess should
> be switched(-x correct) due to these files coming off of a mac, but the
> conversion is happening on an AMD64 right? I tried it both ways
> anyways, but just checking my logic.
I think you'd stand a better chance of getting your answer on the SoX
mailing list. Best-o-luck....
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