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Subject: Re: Bad Recorded MP3s - may not be (solely) a DAC issue

Re: Bad Recorded MP3s - may not be (solely) a DAC issue

From: Magnus Holmgren <>
Date: Mon, 07 Nov 2005 23:48:34 +0100

Frederic Devernay wrote:

> That's the recommended way to tag mp3 with APEv2, to keep backward
> compatibility with older software not supporting APEv2, *and* because
> APEv2 without id3v1 may give strange behaviors with software that read
> id3v1 first (see
> <>).
> It's not advised to use both APEv2 and id3v2, since very few softwares
> will keep them in sync.

And how is that better with APE + id3v1? Very few programs would keep
them in sync too, I'd guess. :)

Btw, were can I find that recommendation? I don't remember seeing that
anywhere (Hm... It seems like Foobar 0.8.3 actually does that).

Received on 2005-11-07

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