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Brian J. Haag
2003-12-09, 09:31
I've not been able to get .flac to play at all. In
the "still no .flac" thread, I've included a couple of
logs. It appears that the server thinks the files are
of zero length.

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--- "Reckase, Erik Nathan" <enrecka (AT) sandia (DOT) gov> wrote:
> So you're saying that the tags on the FLAC files
> aren't being seen by the
> server?
>
> -> -----Original Message-----
> -> From: Andrew Lucas
> [mailto:alucas1966 (AT) hotmail (DOT) com]
> -> Sent: Tuesday, December 09, 2003 8:39 AM
> -> To: discuss (AT) lists (DOT) slimdevices.com
> -> Subject: [slim] Browsing WAV's by artists etc
> ->
> ->
> -> There was a suggestion to use FLAC, and right
> enough when I
> -> look at the
> -> files they are tagged but the server doesnt seem
> to see
> -> this, am I doing
> -> something wrong? Again suggestion for a tool
> please...I was
> -> using the
> -> dBPower music converter.
> ->
> -> Is there no way though that the file structure
> itself
> -> couldnt be used by the
> -> search tools in the server? Seems a bit of an
> ommission
> -> considering WAV
> -> support is such a clear feature of the
> squeezebox.
> ->
>
> The problem with the parsing of the filename is that
> there's so many
> different combinations, and there's no real way of
> guaranteeing that all of
> your files are named the same way...how would you
> suggest that this be
> implemented? Granted, if you use the same naming
> convention for all your
> files, this might be a good addition.
>
> Erik
>
>