Can you play Ogg files on ITUNES?

Discussion in 'Mac Applications and Mac App Store' started by gmoney, Apr 18, 2004.

  1. macrumors newbie

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    So, can you do it? HOW? Thanks. Gmoney.
     
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    MrMacMan

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    What I really want is... iPod support!
     
  4. macrumors newbie

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    Tell me about it, it's not like Apple aren't fans of Open Source either.. hopefully just a matter of time.
     
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    bennetsaysargh

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    i dunno about ogg in itunes hacks. i tried one from i think macaddict, and it slowed down my itunes to beach balling for about 5 minutes.
     
  6. macrumors newbie

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    It's not a hack, just a codec, the same as DivX or any other decoder. It is quite slow though.
     
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    bennetsaysargh

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    oh! i though you also did the iTunes hack to get the ogg icon in the finder and itunes be the default payer for it from mac addict.
    my mistake.
     
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    Spock

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    Mac Addict made a good point about Apple having a OGG File icon.
     
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    Counterfit

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    They also have had a WMA icon for a while. I still hope they add OGG support. Not for me, but so they can sell more iPods :D
     
  10. macrumors regular

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    why?

    Call me naive, but who really uses ogg vorbis files? Are we talking about .001% of online music?
     

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