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Bryce Richards
2004-05-18, 16:18
kdf,

Which config file stores the 320kbps/No Limit setting? Every
time I try to set it to 'No Limit' it flips back to 320.

I'm running slackware-current. Lastest slimserver 5-18.

Thanks,

Bryce.

---- Original message ----
>Date: Tue, 18 May 2004 13:01:19 -0700
>From: kdf <slim-mail (AT) deane-freeman (DOT) com>
>Subject: [slim] some questions
>To: Slim Devices Discussion <discuss (AT) lists (DOT) slimdevices.com>
>
>Quoting Pat Farrell <pfarrell (AT) pfarrell (DOT) com>:
>
>
>> >I have my Squeezebox connected to a wireless 802.11b
network. I believe I
>> >have configured the server so that it doesn't MP3 compress
data sent to the
>> >player. The audio drops out every 15 to 30 seconds when
I'm playing a WAV
>> >file containing uncompressed CD audio data.
>>
>> You need to use wired if you want best sound quality. The
wireless setup
>> defaults to compressing on the fly with lame.
>
>In recent pre-release builds, and in the upcoming 5.2
release, Wired will
>default to Wav and Wireless will default to 320kbps MP3.
However, there is a
>player setting for bitrate limiting. You can set this to "No
Limit" for your
>wireless unit, and it will play to ucompressed PCM. If your
setup can handle
>the bandwidth, then you're good to go.
>
>-kdf
>
>
>
>
>

kdf
2004-05-18, 16:44
Quoting Bryce Richards <bryce.richards (AT) partingline (DOT) com>:

> kdf,
>
> Which config file stores the 320kbps/No Limit setting? Every
> time I try to set it to 'No Limit' it flips back to 320.
>
> I'm running slackware-current. Lastest slimserver 5-18.

its a bug...fixed in CVS now. Will be in tomorrow's build if you don't use cvs
for updates.

-kdf

> ---- Original message ----
> >Date: Tue, 18 May 2004 13:01:19 -0700
> >From: kdf <slim-mail (AT) deane-freeman (DOT) com>
> >Subject: [slim] some questions
> >To: Slim Devices Discussion <discuss (AT) lists (DOT) slimdevices.com>
> >
> >Quoting Pat Farrell <pfarrell (AT) pfarrell (DOT) com>:
> >
> >
> >> >I have my Squeezebox connected to a wireless 802.11b
> network. I believe I
> >> >have configured the server so that it doesn't MP3 compress
> data sent to the
> >> >player. The audio drops out every 15 to 30 seconds when
> I'm playing a WAV
> >> >file containing uncompressed CD audio data.
> >>
> >> You need to use wired if you want best sound quality. The
> wireless setup
> >> defaults to compressing on the fly with lame.
> >
> >In recent pre-release builds, and in the upcoming 5.2
> release, Wired will
> >default to Wav and Wireless will default to 320kbps MP3.
> However, there is a
> >player setting for bitrate limiting. You can set this to "No
> Limit" for your
> >wireless unit, and it will play to ucompressed PCM. If your
> setup can handle
> >the bandwidth, then you're good to go.
> >
> >-kdf
> >
> >
> >
> >
> >

Mike Reeve
2004-05-18, 16:45
Bryce Richards <bryce.richards@...> writes:

> Which config file stores the 320kbps/No Limit setting? Every
> time I try to set it to 'No Limit' it flips back to 320.

The latest build, the one times at 16:xx, fixes this - Mike