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Subject: Re: Resume problems.

Re: Resume problems.

From: gerald clark <gerald_clark_at_mindspring.com>
Date: Wed, 16 Oct 2002 07:15:49 -0500

Thanks.

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
http://www.wizwheelz.com/images/clarkaerotrike1.jpg
Member: Sky Soaring
Illinois, U.S.A.
Received on 2002-10-16

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