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Tony Lopez
2004-01-02, 18:13
One other thing that I thought of while going through the list archive-
I recently updated to os x 10.3.2.



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[mailto:discuss-bounces (AT) lists (DOT) slimdevices.com] On Behalf Of Tony Lopez
Sent: Friday, January 02, 2004 5:01 PM
To: 'Slim Devices Discussion'
Subject: [slim] AAC dropout issues on OSX server with Squeezebox



I recently started encountering dropouts on every AAC file that I listen
to via my squeezebox. It happens a few seconds into the song, and then
after about 5-10 seconds it picks up again. The squeezebox quits sending
a signal to my pre-amp during the outage. I was looking at the activity
monitor and cpu usage seems to be pegging during the AAC playback.



This is not happening on mp3s or on streaming radio formats.



Most of my music is encoded into AAC's so this basically has rendered my
Squeezebox unusable.



Details on my setup.

OSX: 10.3

500mhz g3, 512mb ram

Slimserver software: 5.0.1

Itunes Lame encoder: 2.0.5





Please help, thanks.



/t