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Subject: Re: Record testing.I just tried recording at 16kHz quality zero.
From: gerald clark (
Date: 2002-11-15

This is not consistant.
I tried this experiment 4 times.
The first two were as described below.

The third time starting with NO RECORD.MP3,
it recorded ok.

I tried it the 4th time, with no problem.

gerald clark wrote:
> CVS build with fat sector 0 fix
> 16KHz Stereo[0] Mic.
> With no RECORD.MP3
> I started recording.
> I also got a panic timeout error.
> After hitting the record button, I see no disk activity,
> but the unit appears to be recording.
> After a minute or two, the drive spins up.
> After 5 seconds or so I get
> Timeout: 0
> A zero length file is created.
> Starting record with the 0 length file.
> Disk spins up this time.
> Unit records for a while ( 4 minutes ).
> After next disk access, I stop recording.
> MP3 recorded was at 22 Khz, not 16. kbps toggled between 32 and 40.

Gerald L. Clark

Aero TerraTrike #1

Member: Sky Soaring

Illinois, U.S.A.

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