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Subject: Re: ipod stops playing every 20 seconds

Re: ipod stops playing every 20 seconds

From: Jason Fayre <>
Date: Sat, 20 Jan 2007 14:09:40 -0700

This is a known issue with the current builds of Rockbox for the Ipod.
If you turn off the software equalizer and any other custom audio
settings, it should help.

Thierry de Coulon wrote:
> Hello,
> I'm new to rockbox, and new to the iPod. I was actually never interrested in
> the ipod because I wanted neither DRM nor mp3, but recently came across a
> review of rockbox and got a second ipod (as far as I could find out 4th
> generation, 30GB, color screen, rev 1.62 so this thing should be of the
> color/photo species).
> Installing Rockbox was easy and I get slowly used to the look and feel, but I
> have one *big* problem and I'm trying to find out if this is rockbox related,
> or ipod related, or a problem with my particular ipod:
> When I listen to music, most of the time (I thing sometime it does not occur,
> or not at once), every 18 seconds or so playing stops for about 1 second,
> then goes on, as if the ipod was doing something else regularly.
> Can anyone give a hint? I have looked at the archives of these last month, so
> I hope I'm not asking a question that has been answered may time...
> Thanks,
> Thierry
Received on 2007-01-20

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