Re: [slim] Roon: 60 days free + first findings

2017-12-19 Thread Apesbrain
slartibartfast wrote: > As I understand it using Album Gain was preferred even when playing a > mix of tracks. Using Smart Gain would use Track Gain. -"This proposal was tested against track normalization in a shuffled playlist of 24 songs with 38 subjects. It turned out that 80% of the

Re: [slim] Say Goodbye to iPeng Classic (for iPhone)

2017-12-19 Thread FredFredrickson
Man that stinks. This is precisely why I avoid apple like the plague. God forbid you try to use an older device and want to install apps, the app store makes sure you're in the dark. I reinstalled Mac OS X for a friend of mine on an older Macbook Pro. He wanted to redownload the updates and get

Re: [slim] Roon: 60 days free + first findings

2017-12-19 Thread slartibartfast
Apesbrain wrote: > Somewhat incidental, but I don't get this. All "Smart Gain" does is > make LMS use Album Gain if playing an album and Track Gain if playing a > mix of tracks. How is that article suggesting anything different?As I > understand it using Album Gain was preferred even when

Re: [slim] Roon: 60 days free + first findings

2017-12-19 Thread garym
Apesbrain wrote: > Somewhat incidental, but I don't get this. All "Smart Gain" does is > make LMS use Album Gain if playing an album and Track Gain if playing a > mix of tracks. How is that article suggesting anything different? exactly! That's why I really like SmartGain. *Home:*

Re: [slim] Roon: 60 days free + first findings

2017-12-19 Thread Apesbrain
bakker_be wrote: > My LMS volume levelling has recently been changed from Smart Gain to > Album Gain, following the reccomendations in > https://octo.hku.nl/octo/repository/getfile?id=qLlZPGSVXFM... Somewhat incidental, but I don't get this. All "Smart Gain" does is make LMS use Album Gain if

Re: [slim] Roon: 60 days free + first findings

2017-12-19 Thread garym
bakker_be wrote: > In Roon they're called zones, but it's similar. > No, Roon doesn't change anything on your players. It impersonates an > LMS. > You'll need quite some diskspace for the DB and stuff (mine takes ±6GB > for 120k tracks), but apart from that I see no issues. your 6GB must

Re: [slim] New Qobuz streaming service: Qobuz Sublime +

2017-12-19 Thread davidovada
didjean wrote: > Got again some heavy rebuffering with Qobuz BUT it seems that it's > occuring only on my Booms. Just tired the same feed on different Radio > or Touch and it seems ok...I need to further test... Is the boom caching > different? Is it handling differently a stream than any other

Re: [slim] Roon: 60 days free + first findings

2017-12-19 Thread bakker_be
jimzak wrote: > Quick questions: > > How does Roon play with Squeezebox hardware? Do you pick the player > from the interface just like in SS? > > If i'm using Raspberry Pi players with LCD screens, will they have the > Roon interface too? > > Thanks for answering these basic questions. > >