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       ac3dec - 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 <> 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

                                        February 21, 2005                               AC3DEC(1)