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Subject: Re: Broken MP3 Recordings, Working Repair Util

Re: Broken MP3 Recordings, Working Repair Util

From: Bluechip <>
Date: Mon, 28 Nov 2005 20:48:45 +0000

>On 11/25/05, Bluechip <<>>
>Well, 'twould seem like great news. I got zero feedback on the latest
>repair util so I guess it must be working just fine for everybody.
>I shall leave it asis (no Xing/VbrFix) for the time and announce again when
>I get the util doing some more of the fun things I had planned for it
>before this recording issue took priority :)
>Some feedback: I ran over 10 GB of test files through the utility and
>it had no problem with any. Those that had errors played fine in Winamp
>and mp3directcut. I also dug up a damaged recording from 2003 with
>I could fix without a glitch.(Two years ago I got it to play with mp3fixer,
>but some glitches remained.)
>I suggest this tool should go into the list of
>Rockbox specific tools on
>even if it's not "polished".
>For future version it would be useful if you could define a destination
>directory for that fixed files - (this would make fixing on external USB
>drives much faster)

The program is undergoing a major rewrite for a lot of reasons. Command
line switches are already on the list, I will add output directory to it :)

Thanks for the feedback - thank Dog I finally got it right - LOL

Received on 2005-11-28

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