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Subject: Re: record bug perhaps and suggestion
From: jo (dh_jnp_at_hotmail.com)
thanks for answering and I regret that my info was not as helpful as hoped,
"Linus Nielsen Feltzing" <linus_at_haxx.se> wrote in message
> jo wrote:
> > I am resending this as it did not appear first time.
> > Hi, first of all thanx for all the work on rocbox, its great! I have
> > had a quick play with the recording function in todays daily build (17
> > 03) and there seems to be a bug in which the numbers indicatiing the
> > of file and the time used do not coincide, say a just recorded file is
> > to be 8 seconds long, the amount played time is 10 secs, I am pretty
> > this is the case, I dont see so well so could be wrong but have checked
> > few times.
> I think I have answered this question a hundred times by now. The
> recorded files are VBR and the Rockbox recorder doesn't (yet) generate a
> VBR header (Xing or VBRI). Thus, the playback code can't see that it
> is a VBR file and calculates the time based on the file size in bytes,
> which will of course be wrong.
> > And now a suggestion, it is great to have one touch recording,
> > but, I wonder if it is poss to have something like a memo mode, so one
> Please file a feature request for that.
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