codec for .wmv with audio v3

Brendan mailinglist at
Sun May 3 06:29:41 BST 2009

On Saturday 02 May 2009, Nils Kassube wrote:
> Brendan wrote:
> > I download a ton of wmv files...and honestly, I have never had one
> > without sound. I can't seem to figure out how to loop through all of
> > the wmv files in a dir and get the audio info on it...mplayer
> > -identify in a for loop wouldn't play nice and xine has no listed
> > option...Anyone know of a method in a for loop?
> What's your problem with mplayer -identify? How about this loop?
> for f in $(find -iname \*.wmv);do
>   echo -n "$f "
>   mplayer -identify -nosound -novideo "$f" |grep ID_AUDIO_ID
> done 2>/dev/null

Tried that. Just hangs on the identify...

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