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Subject: Re[2]: auto volume
From: Uwe Freese (
Date: 2002-08-18

Hello Heikki,

Heikki Hannikainen wrote on Sunday, August 18, 2002, 10:10:10 PM:

HH> AV is a feature on the MP3 codec DSP used on the Recorders, which
HH> we can not currently alter. It only offers selection between off,
HH> 2s, 4s and 8s, so we cannot get a longer decay time. Probably an
HH> automated tool to re-encode mp3's at a good average volume is the
HH> best solution for this, as mentioned already.

AFAIK there exist tools that normalize MP3 files without re-encoding.
They only change some volume information inside the MP3 frames. I
think MP3GAIN is one of these.

Bye, Uwe.

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