Yeah, good point. I'm not ripping over the network.

Thanks,
Phillip

>
> Ah, well, one point to note. I took to not playing music
> while I was ripping FLACs b/c it turned-out to be more than
> the network could bear (ripping wireless, streaming wireless)
> and I'd get frequent drop-outs.
>
>
>
> >From: "Phillip Kerman" <lists (AT) phillipkerman (DOT) com>
> >Reply-To: Slim Devices Discussion <discuss (AT) lists (DOT) slimdevices.com>
> >To: "'Slim Devices Discussion'" <discuss (AT) lists (DOT) slimdevices.com>
> >Subject: [slim] dropouts
> >Date: Wed, 1 Sep 2004 21:01:54 -0700
> >
> >Yeah, that machine doesn't sound over the top. I'm thinking

> now maybe it
> >has more to do with what else is going on on my server. It's not a
> >dedicated machine. But even wired I am getting an

> occasional dropout. I
> >turned off ColdFusion server and it seems to have resolved the wired
> >version... now I'm checking email every minute... ripping

> some CDs and have
> >the CPU at 100%... but no dropouts (this is WIRED). But

> even when I have
> >the access point within a few feet of the SB I get dropouts.
> >
> >Maybe my neighbor is blasting my house with radiation or

> something. I think
> >I'm pretty isolated. Maybe the fact the power lines are

> jetting out of my
> >roof within 20 feet of my access point has something to do

> with it. I'm
> >curious other people's experiences still.
> >
> >Thanks,
> >Phillip
> >
> > >
> > > Nope, no drop-outs for the most. Last drop-outs were a month
> > > ago when I was having a dinner party. Running two squeeze's
> > > streaming unlimited FLAC. But it went away as soon as my
> > > (presumably poorly shielded) microwave quieted down. I run a
> > > SuSE 9.1 Pro on a p3 733 with 384 MB and 250 GB s/w mirrored
> > > storage (Oone SATA, one USB 2.0) - not an impressive box to
> > > be sure. I also run with an 802.11G accesss point and an
> > > 802.11G repeater providing roughly 70-75% signal to both
> > > boxes. Again, nothing over the top. But no drop outs.
> > >
> > >
> > >
> > > >From: "Phillip Kerman" <lists (AT) phillipkerman (DOT) com>
> > > >Reply-To: Slim Devices Discussion

> <discuss (AT) lists (DOT) slimdevices.com>
> > > >To: "'Slim Devices Discussion'" <discuss (AT) lists (DOT) slimdevices.com>
> > > >Subject: [slim] dropouts
> > > >Date: Wed, 1 Sep 2004 20:13:03 -0700
> > > >
> > > > > While I too would love to see client-side FLAC decompression,
> > > > > 802.11G, or both I have two wireless squeeze G's and rarely
> > > > > (though occasionally) experience drop-outs. Maybe you've got
> > > > > too much wireless gear? Or maybe you need to get another
> > > > > access point and segregate devices by channels. Just

> thoughts.
> > > >
> > > >
> > > >You have no dropouts with FLAC? The MP3 or bitrate limited
> > > (320) works--I'd
> > > >say--flawlessly.
> > > >
> > > >I've tried it with my other wireless stuff turned off. More
> > > ideas very
> > > >welcome.
> > > >
> > > >
> > > >Thanks,
> > > >Phillip
> > > >
> > > >