View Full Version : Digital Out Problem with mp3 files - status?

Dolf Dijkstra
2004-04-13, 13:46
Hi Bill,

Is the cut-off with every MP3, or only with the first one after startup
of Squeeze? I only get it on the first song after startup.


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Subject: [slim] Digital Out Problem with mp3 files - status?

Hi all,

I'm a new owner of a Squeezebox (replacing an Audiotron). I am using the
optical output from the Squeezebox to my Panasonic SA-HE100 receiver.
Unfortunately, the beginning of each mp3 file is being cut off. If I use
the analog output, all is well (but sound is noticeably a bit lower in

Looking through the archives, I notice that this is a known issue. I'm
running 5.1.1 (firmware version 8) on a FreeBSD box, and don't want to
update to a nightly unless it addresses this issue. Is it fixed in
recent nightlies?


Bill Waldron
Brandon, FL