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Jonathan Statt
2004-08-16, 14:40
Well...I have been using the Squeezebox quite heavily over the weekend, and
so far, since putting v33 on, there has been no clicking! Looks like you
might have got it...thanks!

I seem to have been unlucky with my Squeezebox, having the strange graphical
display glitches, that were fixed with a later firmware (timing), then I
couldn't update the firmware anymore, and had to remove the wireless card
(timing), and now the clicking (timing). Is my Squeezebox out of spec in
some way that is causing these timing related glitches?

-
Jonathan Statt


-----Original Message-----
From: discuss-bounces (AT) lists (DOT) slimdevices.com
[mailto:discuss-bounces (AT) lists (DOT) slimdevices.com] On Behalf Of Sean Adams
Sent: 14 August 2004 17:43
To: Slim Devices Discussion
Subject: [slim] New firmware v33


That is exactly the behavior that this update is hoped to fix.


On Aug 14, 2004, at 9:21 AM, Jonathan Statt wrote:

> I may have missed the original problem reported, but I have had an
> intermittment problem whereby I get a repeated soft clicking noise,
> sometimes left speaker, sometimes right, when playing WAV files. It
> certainly was not always there, and seem to come in with some of the
> more
> recent firmwares. If this is what you think you have fixed, I will try
> the
> latest nightly and give it a go.
>
> Regards,
> Jonathan
>
>
> -
> Jonathan Statt
>
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: discuss-bounces (AT) lists (DOT) slimdevices.com
> [mailto:discuss-bounces (AT) lists (DOT) slimdevices.com] On Behalf Of Sean Adams
> Sent: 14 August 2004 17:13
> To: Slim Devices Discussion
> Subject: [slim] New firmware v33
>
>
> The nightly release now has a new firmware rev which fixes the audio
> clicking problem that was reported a couple days ago. I take back what
> I said in that thread about the bug, it was not a wireless problem or a
> hardware problem but a memory timing glitch which has now been fixed in
> software. This fix may also eliminate a couple of crashing incidents
> that were reported.
>
> Thanks Matthew for taking the time to test this.
>
>
> Begin forwarded message:
>
>> From: "Matthew" <matthewbain (AT) myway (DOT) com>
>> Date: August 14, 2004 3:02:08 AM PDT
>> To: sadams (AT) slimdevices (DOT) com
>> Subject: Squeezebox firmware fix
>> Reply-To: matthewbain (AT) myway (DOT) com
>>
>> Sean
>>
>> So far so good, have downloaded the latest nightly build and have
>> tested
>> about 1hrs worth of music which have played perfectly.
>>
>> Again fantastic response, I had got my squeezebox in the packaging to
>> be sent off and was literally on my way to the post offfice!!!
>> hopefully this has
>> saved me the postage and the pain of being muiscless for a couple of
>> weeks.
>>
>> Thanks again and I will let you know how it goes,
>> Matt
>>
>>
>>
>>
>>
>> --- On Fri 08/13, Sean Adams < sadams (AT) slimdevices (DOT) com > wrote:
>>
>> From: Sean Adams [mailto: sadams (AT) slimdevices (DOT) com]
>> To: kcrozier (AT) cisco (DOT) com, matthewbain (AT) myway (DOT) com
>> Date: Fri, 13 Aug 2004 13:48:44 -0700
>> Subject: Squeezebox firmware fix
>>
>>
>>
>> Matthew and Ken,
>>
>> It was a fortunate coincidence that you reminded me of the audio
>> problems you were having at the time that you did.
>>
>> Because this morning I was working on some graphics code and came
>> across some evidence of a memory timing problem which I suspected
>> might
>> explain what you were hearing. So I dug up the other player I had
>> which
>> exhibited this problem, and tried a few things and was able to make
>> the
>> audio glitches go away.
>>
>> I hope you still have the Squeezebox in question. If so, could you
>> please go here and download this new build of SlimServer (with new
>> firmware v.33) and let me know if it fixes the problem for you?
>>
>> http://www.slimdevices.com/downloads/nightly/latest/
>>
>>
>> Thanks,
>>
>> Sean
>>
>>
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