Volume has always been controlled server side, which would mean digitally.

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> Subject: [slim] Squeezebox2 audiophile question
> How is the analogue volume controlled?
> Is it lossless using shunt resistors in a chip or is it done
> digitally therefore dropping bits?
> The reason I ask is that I use a passive preamp driving a
> power amp - if it uses shunt resistors in the analogue domain
> then I would be able to use the remote to control the volume
> of my system without losing resolution at low volume.