ac3dec(1) AC-3 stream decoder


ac3dec [option...] [file...]


This manual page documents briefly the ac3dec command.

This manual page was written for the Debian distribution because the original program does not have a manual page. Instead, it has documentation in the GNUInfo format; see below.


-h | --help
Prints a short help message.
-v | --version
Print the version of the program.
-D NAME | --device NAME
Select PCM by NAME.
-c ID | --card ID
Select card for bellow modes.
-4 | --4ch
Four channels mode.
-6 | --6ch
Six channels mode.
-C | --iec958c
Raw IEC958 (S/PDIF) consumer mode.
-P | --iec958p
Raw IEC958 (S/PDIF) professional mode.
-R | --iec958r
Raw IEC958 (S/PDIF) PCM.
-Z # | --zero #
Add # zero-AC3-frames before stream.
-q | --quit
Quit mode.


This manual page was written by Mikael Magnusson <[email protected]> for the Debian system (but may be used by others). Permission is granted to copy, distribute and/or modify this document under the terms of the GNU General Public License, Version 2 or any later version published by the Free Software Foundation.

On Debian systems, the complete text of the GNU General Public License can be found in /usr/share/common-licenses/GPL.