Rockbox mail archiveSubject: Re: auto-volume / thoughts on peak meter
Re: auto-volume / thoughts on peak meter
From: Philipp Pertermann <Phil_at_carangg.de>
Date: Wed, 11 May 2005 13:46:21 +0200
Michiel van der Kolk wrote:
> The runtime database will have a volume adjustment field per song,
> I guess an "autovolume" would be setting those automatically...?
I think that these things are two different animals:
a) auto volume
Basically a compressor that dynamically adopts the volume independently
of the song. Although the mas already offers that feature we might want
to have more control over a software compressor. I don't know wether the
iRivers feature a hw compressor. I assume we'll want one anyway.
b) song based volume
Adjust the volume per song according to data stored in tags / db.
I was talking about a) only.
But to calculate a volume average of a song on the fly and then store it
in the db - that's another good example that could utilize a
Received on 2005-05-11