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Subject: Re: Unlocking the full features of the MAS chip (long, sorry)
From: Mike Holden (
Date: 2003-04-29

Brent Geery said:
> Add optional mode for volume control calibrated to proper dB -
> I'd much prefer the volume control calibrated to the correct dB scale
> (-114 to +2 dB, or at least -116 to 0 dB) that the MAS shows in its
> datasheet. For the status line volume display, just drop the minus
> symbol, and it will fit in the same three character space used by the
> current 0-100 scale.

I think "ordinary users" (I include myself here!) would be confused by a
volume scaling display where 116 if OFF, and 0 is FULL. 0 to 100% makes
more sense. Just MHO.

Mike Holden

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