Rockbox.org home
release
dev builds
extras
themes manual
wiki
device status forums
mailing lists
IRC bugs
patches
dev guide



Rockbox mail archive

Subject: Re: buffering problem with some MP3's

Re: buffering problem with some MP3's

From: Linus Nielsen Feltzing <linus_at_haxx.se>
Date: 2005-01-10

xcopy@club-internet.fr wrote:

> Hello,
>
> I have seen that Rockbox have problem buffering with some MP3's.
> Specifically, MP3's encoded in VBR with the Lame encoder and the No gap
> option active.
> The play back stops for about a half second every two minutes, actually
> when the hard drive spin down.
>
> I don't have this problem with MP3's which don't use the nogap encoding
> option, unfortunatly, I have encoded many of my CD's that way.

This is probably because the nogap files have no Xing header. You can
create one with the vbrfix option in the ON+Play "Open with" menu.

Linus

_______________________________________________
http://cool.haxx.se/mailman/listinfo/rockbox
Received on Mon Jan 10 09:15:28 2005


Page was last modified "Jan 10 2012" The Rockbox Crew
aaa