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Old 3rd January 2014, 14:54   #5
jaromanda
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My question is since we don't sent ID3 tags to the client how does the streaming work??
ID3 tags are part of an MP3 file that is NOT audio
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if server removes the ID3 tags(header's) from an mp3 file and start sending to lets say a VLC player(just example) will it work??
Yes, because ID3 tags are the part of an MP3 file that is NOT audio
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or do we need to decode the mp3 and send the raw audio file??
If you are receiving an mp3 stream, you need to decode it before sending to your audio device

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