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vidurapparao
2005-03-30, 10:26
PAUL WILLIAMSON wrote:

> ...
>
>This brings up another question...does the SB2 start displaying
>information on the screen before it plays the music? I notice
>this is normally about a 2-5 second switch, and when my wife
>notices it, she ALWAYS asks me why it displays before playing.
>
>As for me, I don't care, plus I sort of understand that the
>screen would be updated when it starts a new stream within
>the buffer, but the audio doesn't play until the buffer in the SB
>from the previous stream is gone...
>
>
With SB2, the display updates only when a track starts playing. Since we
start streaming a track well before it starts playing, the protocol now
includes a "track start" event, indicating that we've started playing a
new track.

--Vidur