!!! Please note! new version of mad is split to 3 software packages.
!!! This is what I did for this port. This all is needed to update
!!! rhythmbox to 0.6.1. pkg-descr for all ports taken from audio/mad
MAD is a high-quality MPEG audio decoder. It currently supports MPEG-1
as well as the MPEG-2 extension to Lower Sampling Frequencies. All
three audio layers (Layer I, Layer II, and Layer III a.k.a. MP3) are
MAD does not yet support MPEG-2 multichannel audio (although it should
be backward compatible with such streams) or AAC, nor does it support
the so-called MPEG 2.5 format.
MAD has the following special features:
- 24-bit PCM output
- 100% fixed-point (integer) computation
- completely new implementation based on the ISO/IEC standards
- distributed under the terms of the GNU General Public License (GPL)
The software is distributed as a library (libmad) and command-line
Committed after cleaning up the plist. Thanks.