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Subject: Re: Recording maximum filesize?
From: Jeff Waltzer (jeffwaltzer_at_yahoo.com)
Date: 2003-01-03


  How about auto-split if there's more then 10 seconds of silence?

--- gerald clark <gerald_clark_at_mindspring.com> wrote:
>
>
> Linus Nielsen Feltzing wrote:
> > Martin Borus wrote:
> >
> >> The files play OK. Starting them takes a while, I assume that
> >> this time is used for the identification of ID3 tags.
> >
> >
> > Yes, since there is no ID3V2 tag, it looks for an ID3V1 tag at the end
>
> > of the file, and this takes a while since the file is that large.
> >
> >> I stopped the recording once per day to keep the file size of the
> >> recordings below 2GB - just to be safe. For future recordings I'm
> >> curious if this is necessary:
> >> Is there a file size limit (2GB or 4GB) on the jukebox?
> >
> >
> > Creating files larger than 2Gb is not recommended on FAT32 file
> systems.
> > In general, 2Gb is the largest file you can create with FAT32.
> >
> >> If there ist it would be useful if the unit would start a new file
> before
> >> the limit is reached. If this can be done without losing audio data
> I'd
> >> love a user defined maximum recording filesize.
> >
> >
> > That is a great idea.
>
> Or a user defined maximum recoring segment time.
> This could give you a new recording every hour, or 8 hours, or whatever.
>
> >
> >> With this you could keep the unit doing unattended recordings for
> >> a week or more. This would be great for summer music festival
> >> weekends: You drive to the event, stay there all weekend and while
> >> you're there the jukebox sits at home and captures the whole event
> off
> >> the radio.
> >
> >
> > That would indeed be nice!
> >
> > /Linus
> >
> >
>
>
> --
> Gerald L. Clark
>
> Aero TerraTrike #1
> http://www.wizwheelz.com/images/clarkaerotrike1.jpg
>
> Member: Sky Soaring
>
> Illinois, U.S.A.
>
> Archos Recorder JBR20101 1.28 0x302 positive 0x200 positive 11.0592
>
>

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