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by mmsood99
Mon Feb 22, 2021 10:12 pm
Forum: GNU/Linux
Topic: Horribly distorted sound when playing an mp3 file
Replies: 3
Views: 301

Re: Horribly distorted sound when playing an mp3 file

It seems to be a problem with the Pop!OS distribution. When I install audacity from its PPA distribution, all works fine. I will let the system 76 folks know.
by mmsood99
Mon Feb 22, 2021 2:55 am
Forum: GNU/Linux
Topic: Horribly distorted sound when playing an mp3 file
Replies: 3
Views: 301

Re: Horribly distorted sound when playing an mp3 file

Also scanned the attached test.mp3 with mpck (http://checkmate.gissen.nl/download.php): SUMMARY: test.mp3 version MPEG v1.0 layer 3 bitrate 128000 bps samplerate 44100 Hz frames 2740 time 1:11.575 unidentified 0 b (0%) errors none result Ok All is good with the mp3. But audacity mangles it on play a...
by mmsood99
Sun Feb 21, 2021 11:45 pm
Forum: GNU/Linux
Topic: Horribly distorted sound when playing an mp3 file
Replies: 3
Views: 301

Horribly distorted sound when playing an mp3 file

OS: Pop!OS (a fork of ubuntu) Audacity: 2.4.2 Captured some streaming audio using streamripper and tried to play it in audacity. All I hear is a horrible cracking noise, with no hint of the original recording (which is all spoken voice). The mp3 will play everywhere else (mplayer, ocenaudio etc). ff...