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Subject: RE: Delay between tracks (was: Just a short question)
From: Nielsen Linus (ext) (Linus.Nielsen_at_elema.siemens.se)
Date: 2002-09-16


> This is funny :)

You think so? :-)

> I ripped the big mp3 with EAC (exact audio copy).
> Then i split up the mp3 with mp3 trackmaker. Mp3
> Trackmaker only creates ID3V1 tags on the cutted
> tracks. The IDV2 Tags i had to set manually with
> Winamp v2.x...

OK, so Winamp is to blame.

> And you're right - mp3check tells me too, that there
> is junk between the header and the stream data.

So don't add V2 tags with Winamp.

> Maybe one of the programs uses a predefined size for
> the IDV2 area (like 2k or 4k or so?)

Winamp probably did that. Punish it by uninstalling it. :-)

> So is this aligning-feature difficult to implement in rockbox?

Yes and no. It is not that hard, but it will add some complexity and CPU
usage. Just to handle silly ID3V2 tag editors...

/Linus



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