Supported media types

If AVbin is not installed, only uncompressed RIFF/WAV files encoded with linear PCM can be read.

With AVbin, many common and less-common formats are supported. Due to the large number of combinations of audio and video codecs, options, and container formats, it is difficult to provide a complete yet useful list. Some of the supported audio formats are:

Some of the supported video formats are:

For a complete list, see the AVbin sources. Otherwise, it is probably simpler to simply try playing back your target file with the example.

New versions of AVbin as they are released may support additional formats, or fix errors in the current implementation. AVbin is completely future- and backward-compatible, so no change to pyglet is needed to use a newer version of AVbin -- just install it in place of the old version.