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Subject: Re: Resume problems.
From: gerald clark (
Date: 2002-10-16


So, it can resume where it left off, but doesn't know
where that was relative to the beginning?
That would explain why it wraps back to the beginning
and plays for a while before stopping.

Daniel Stenberg wrote:
> On Tue, 15 Oct 2002, gerald clark wrote:
>>Todays CVS build 2002-10-15 on a recorder 20.
>>I have a 68 minute recording in the root directory.
>>I start playing the recording, pause, and turn it off.
>>Resume is set to ASK.
>>Upon resuming, the player resumes properly, but the
>>time starts at zero, and the progress bar starts at zero.
> This is a known flaw.
> The problem is that when the Archos firmware records a VBR, it doesn't
> include a TOC of any kind. Without a proper TOC header (such as XING or VBRI)
> there's no way for Rockbox to know how to jump to a specific time in the
> file.
> The best fix for this is to use a program that adds a XING header to your
> files you've recorded.

Gerald L. Clark

Aero TerraTrike #1

Member: Sky Soaring

Illinois, U.S.A.

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