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Subject: Re: "Flipping" through playlist songs takes a while
From: scott (
Date: 2003-08-05

--- Charlie Rosenthal <> wrote:
> Hi All,
> I have a FM Recorder 20 and when I'm listening to a playlist and what to
> skip over a song that has started to play (by hitting the 'Right' button) it
> takes about 15 seconds or so for the next song to start playing during which
> Rockbox appears 'frozen'. However, there is no such delay when songs go from
> one to the next without my intervention. (using 7/29 rockbox firmware but
> this problem has been going on for a long time)
> Thanks!

it takes longer because the harddrive has to spin up and load the next song. it gets buffered when
it changes on its own

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