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Subject: Re: S/P DIF
From: BlueChip (
Date: 2004-10-28

> > I notice that some of my MP3's do not create output (or at least my
> > decoder
> > finds nothing) on the SPDIF for some of my MP3s ...I know there are
> > restrictions on sample frequency from the FAQ (namely: 32, 44.1 or
> > 48kHz) question is, are there any restrictions on bitrate.
> >
> > The reason in this specific case is coverting a lot of radio shows, and I
> > want to do them at a low sample rate, but not so low that they will not
> > play digitally.
> >
> > Thanks for any help,
> >
> > BC
>I try to use S/P DIF out too with my Cambridge SoundWorks MegaWorks THX
>2.1(spdif in coax 96kHz compliant) and nothing happen whereas with original
>firmware the sound is a little bit crappy but works.

That sounds like a bug - I suspect you will be asked for a test file by one
of the devs soon enough ;)


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