dev builds
themes manual
device status forums
mailing lists
IRC bugs
dev guide

Rockbox mail archive

Subject: Re: My experinces with lame --nogap

Re: My experinces with lame --nogap

From: Andreas Stemmer <>
Date: 2005-02-18

Ray Lambert wrote:
> Unfortunately, a new problem has arisen. When you use --nogap with lame
> (using VBR) it does not output the Xiph VBR table and, as a result,
> rockbox appears to not be able to determine the correct track length.
> Everything still plays well, but the total time display is wrong and the
> track time status bar fills before the track actually finishes.
> So, is there a way to have my cake and eat it too? :)

Just run vbrfix afterwards! (You'll find it on the tools page if you
don't have it yet)

> I've looked on the lame web site but can't even find --nogap documented
> anywhere! (I'll search the mailing list archive later.)

Yes, I didn't find it either. But it works, that's enough for me.


Andreas Stemmer <>
Received on Fri Feb 18 18:24:39 2005

Page was last modified "Jan 10 2012" The Rockbox Crew