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Mike Reeve
2004-04-28, 10:45
WHOOPS + APOLOGIES!

Firmware Version 21 does seem to output digital zero when paused/stopped BUT
....
.... it seems to glitch on the transition :-O


>From : Mike Reeve <reeve_mike (AT) hotmail (DOT) com> Reply-To : Slim Devices
>Discussion <discuss (AT) lists (DOT) slimdevices.com> To :
>discuss (AT) lists (DOT) slimdevices.com Subject : [slim] Output Digital Zero When On
>But Not Playing Sent : Wednesday, April 28, 2004 12:19 PM Hi
>
>Just to confirm what Mark & Pat (I think it was them) are seeing, Firmware
>Version 21 does not output digital zero when on but not playing (i.e. Stop
>or Pause).

>It took a while for me to notice because since I first raised the issue
>back in February and Sean fixed it more or less immediately (THANKS!) I
>have inserted a Genesis Digital Lens & a switch between the SqueezeBox & my
>DAC - the switch conveniently outputs digital zero when there is no signal
>on the selected input. I guess this will be fixed in Version 22 ... [BTW
>I'm not sure that the Genesis Digital Lens adds great value as my DAC
>(Musical Fidelity TriVista) has a sample-rate converter on the input
>[launch of debate on the pros/cons of using a SRC to reduce jitter ...
>:-O] BUT it's nice to see it register the sample-rate frequency error at
>18ppm, which is better than many so called 'audiophile' CD transports!
>:-)]
>
>Regards Mike

Mark Bennett
2004-04-28, 11:12
Not for me, the error light is firmly on whenever the SB isn't
actually playing music.

Mike Reeve wrote:

>
> WHOOPS + APOLOGIES!
>
> Firmware Version 21 does seem to output digital zero when paused/stopped
> BUT ...
> ... it seems to glitch on the transition :-O
>
>
>> From : Mike Reeve <reeve_mike (AT) hotmail (DOT) com> Reply-To : Slim Devices
>> Discussion <discuss (AT) lists (DOT) slimdevices.com> To :
>> discuss (AT) lists (DOT) slimdevices.com Subject : [slim] Output Digital Zero
>> When On But Not Playing Sent : Wednesday, April 28, 2004 12:19 PM Hi
>>
>> Just to confirm what Mark & Pat (I think it was them) are seeing,
>> Firmware Version 21 does not output digital zero when on but not
>> playing (i.e. Stop or Pause).
>
>
>> It took a while for me to notice because since I first raised the
>> issue back in February and Sean fixed it more or less immediately
>> (THANKS!) I have inserted a Genesis Digital Lens & a switch between
>> the SqueezeBox & my DAC - the switch conveniently outputs digital zero
>> when there is no signal on the selected input. I guess this will be
>> fixed in Version 22 ... [BTW I'm not sure that the Genesis Digital
>> Lens adds great value as my DAC (Musical Fidelity TriVista) has a
>> sample-rate converter on the input [launch of debate on the pros/cons
>> of using a SRC to reduce jitter ... :-O] BUT it's nice to see it
>> register the sample-rate frequency error at 18ppm, which is better
>> than many so called 'audiophile' CD transports! :-)]
>>
>> Regards Mike
>
>
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