Decoding & Encoding the sound?!?

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    Decoding & Encoding the sound?!?

    Hey guys, could anyone shed some light on the "decoding and Encoding the sound files" topic?

    Like, if i want to take a Real Audio sound file and change it to the MP3, where do i get the source for those formats if i don't have a single clue how they are encoded...

    Just trying to understand all the things around me

    Thanx!!!

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    Well MP3 is a rather complicated file format (like any other compressed format) so you may want to first get a full grasp on the basics. You should get an understanding of programming sound and a have a full understanding of uncompressed file formats before jumping into questions like "how does this mp3 thing work?" This would be much more beneficial to you then having some library.

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