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Subject: RE: Bugs(?) in 03/07 CVS
From: Nielsen Linus (ext) (
Date: 2002-07-04

> I've now tried 0704 and it still seems to crash while
> playing. I found that certain mp3s provoke the crash.
> (They never get played) The problem seems to be related
> to the id3 v. 2 tag. Because when I remove
> the tag the song plays fine. I can send a copy of the faulty
> tag in binary if needed.

I would love that. Please send me the entire MP3 file.
Send it to linus at

> About the copy of the FAT tables and header (i assume that
> these are what you are interested in). How do i get a raw
> copy of these in WinXp? I suppose i could write a program
> with a appropriate api call. But it would be more
> convinient if you could recommend a program which does the job.

I don't know. I am mostly a Linux person. I read somewhere about a program
from Acronis that may help you,

Please mail the MP3 file ASAP.



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