Can't read some mp3 files
Situation like https://redmine.audacious-media-player.org/issues/1032 (there a questioner didn't send a file)
Here is a Cecilia Krull well-known song. It is well played by all others applications. Audacious tells me that:
Error reading metadata"
#4 Updated by Michael Schwendt about 1 month ago
Karol Kurek wrote:
Rely on the real type seems to be more accurate.
If and only if every file to be loaded is run through an extensive number of file type detectors, which is error-prone (e.g. due to false positives and the requirement to examine container contents). It also takes time to examine each file and the more so for file types near the bottom of the list. Also, multiple decoders might support the same file type but with different quality options, and then its gets awkward to prioritize decoders.