[SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] Using SoX to equalize one player

2015-12-22 Thread Apesbrain
I am looking for the simplest custom-convert.conf that will boost treble to just one player. Would this be it? Code: # Apply treble boost to single player identified by MAC address * * * 00:00:00:00:00:00 [sox] $FILE$ -t flac - treble +3

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] Deleting cache.db - repercussions?

2015-12-20 Thread Apesbrain
My server reboots itself weekly using a script that deletes this file. Easy way to force a full library rebuild. I've never noticed any ill effect. Note that I don't use Trackstat. Apesbrain's Profile:

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] Dynamic Range

2016-06-08 Thread Apesbrain
There are plugins to create and use custom tags; take a look at Custom Scan and Custom Browse. You'd need to measure your files and create DR values using other software (foobar2000 with optional "Dynamic Range Meter" component can do it), then store this value in a custom file tag. Not a

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] Alternatives for Squeezebox Radio

2016-03-12 Thread Apesbrain
+1 on the Radio. Here's another option: http://www.amazon.co.uk/Zettaly-Portable-Bluetooth-Speaker-Internet/dp/B00WR3W2TA Runs Android so just install Squeeze Player app. Search the forum and you should find some other information about it.

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] Warning: DBIx

2016-04-19 Thread Apesbrain
One way: 1. Load all tracks into Mp3tag 2. Choose "Action" > "Make Compilation" Apesbrain's Profile: http://forums.slimdevices.com/member.php?userid=738 View this thread:

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] Warning: DBIx

2016-04-19 Thread Apesbrain
wbree wrote: > I did load all tracks in tot MP3tag. Choose "Actions" in the menu but > there's is no option for "Make Compilation" as far as I can see. Sorry, I must have created that Action. Highlight all files and right click. Select "Extended tags". Add new COMPILATION tag and set value to

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] Silly question - How could i help Albumsorting under lms Webgui

2016-08-10 Thread Apesbrain
DJanGo wrote: > Big Cover - but changing didnt made a difference. If you go to a particular artist, there is a second "Sort by" selection list under that button. Apesbrain's Profile:

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] Silly question - How could i help Albumsorting under lms Webgui

2016-08-12 Thread Apesbrain
JJZolx wrote: > To clarify what he's doing: Quick search, then clicking 'Alben' in the > drop-down menu, which then displays the search results for albums in the > browse pane (note the bread crumbs in the 2nd screen capture). There is > no sort option - it's sorted purely by album name. Ok, I

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] Upgraded to LMS 7.9 in VB 2.4 Now Certain Files Aren't Readable

2016-08-12 Thread Apesbrain
Here's the thing: LMS has -never- been able to play DRM'd files so it remains a mystery why these files are playable on the older version. Also, -lossless- files with DRM? Apple never sold those. Apesbrain's Profile:

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] Monkey's Audio APE won't play... - Ubuntu 15.04, x64, latest nighty

2016-07-17 Thread Apesbrain
"Monkey's Audio"; who'd a thunk? Cool to see people still figuring out ways to make this all work! Love this forum; long live Squeezebox! Apesbrain's Profile: http://forums.slimdevices.com/member.php?userid=738 View this

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] Issue with multiple flacs+ single cue sheet file

2016-08-06 Thread Apesbrain
My guess is that LMS was not designed with the "multiple-file cue" use case in mind. (I'd never heard of it until you brought it up.) You'll need to convert these to standard "one image + one cue" format. foobar2000 can help with this: 1. load the original cue sheet; 2. set converter for FLAC

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] Restart server via webinterface

2016-08-15 Thread Apesbrain
If you install "Server Power Control" plugin it allows custom CLI commands to do this. You can also do it with a batch file. More to come... Apesbrain's Profile: http://forums.slimdevices.com/member.php?userid=738 View

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] Microsoft Edge Browser - LMS*web interface unusable

2017-02-05 Thread Apesbrain
It's not my browser of choice, but just tried it and it seemed to work fine on LMS. Apesbrain's Profile: http://forums.slimdevices.com/member.php?userid=738 View this thread:

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] Transcode / Resample Custom-convert.conf

2017-02-21 Thread Apesbrain
Can you please explain what it is you want the CUSTOM-CONVERT.CONF to do and why? Apesbrain's Profile: http://forums.slimdevices.com/member.php?userid=738 View this thread:

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] Transcode / Resample Custom-convert.conf

2017-02-22 Thread Apesbrain
I would probably start with the "flc pcm" rule that is in CONVERT.CONF: Code: flc pcm * * # FT:{START=--skip=%t}U:{END=--until=%v} [flac] -dcs --force-raw-format --endian=little --sign=signed $START$ $END$ -- $FILE$ And

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] Streaming Remote FLAC > PCM & Local 24/192

2017-02-13 Thread Apesbrain
Just curious, did your local 16/44 FLAC files show up at the DAC as 24/96 using this CUSTOM-CONVERT.CONF? Apesbrain's Profile: http://forums.slimdevices.com/member.php?userid=738 View this thread:

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] Intel Atom 1.6GHz 2GB RAM - Linux LMS build?

2017-01-17 Thread Apesbrain
Should work fine. I'd go with Daphile; seems more up to date. I used an Atom running Win XP as an LMS server for many years. Apesbrain's Profile: http://forums.slimdevices.com/member.php?userid=738 View this thread:

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] How to get the scan to put all albums under one instance of an artist

2017-02-26 Thread Apesbrain
Do some of the files have extended artist tags such as ALBUM ARTIST, ALBUMARTIST, or ALBUMARTISTSORT? Apesbrain's Profile: http://forums.slimdevices.com/member.php?userid=738 View this thread:

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] How to get the scan to put all albums under one instance of an artist

2017-02-27 Thread Apesbrain
jarome wrote: > yes, they do Sorry, I don't understand your reply. Your FLAC files should only contain Vorbis tags. Your MP3 files only need ID3V2 tags. If you choose to also write ID3V1 tags for compatibility with old devices, you need to make sure the fields contain matching values.

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] How to get the scan to put all albums under one instance of an artist

2017-02-26 Thread Apesbrain
Do the FLAC files contain unnecessary ID3 tags as well as Vorbis tags? Apesbrain's Profile: http://forums.slimdevices.com/member.php?userid=738 View this thread: http://forums.slimdevices.com/showthread.php?t=107032

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] Add after this album ? Feature Idea

2016-09-07 Thread Apesbrain
mherger wrote: > > While at it why not "remove whole album" from playlist in one go ... > > That's available from the Album Info menu (at least in the web UI...). > > -- > > Michael I've never seen this. Ok, I found it: you have to have "Additional Playlist Buttons" enabled in Settings >

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] Possible ransomware in 7.9.0?

2016-10-08 Thread Apesbrain
Cleared by MBAM on my machine (Win 7 x64). OIC, you're using "Malwarebytes Anti-Ransomware". I'll need to d/l that. Apesbrain's Profile: http://forums.slimdevices.com/member.php?userid=738 View this thread:

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] How do I install LMS so it does NOT automatically scan my music files?

2016-10-06 Thread Apesbrain
7.9 although a beta is very stable; it has been so for many months. It contains a number of useful new features including full-text search, a "Random Albums" button, and new Custom Browse modes (e.g. by Composer or by Conductor). Duet will work fine with it. Changelog:

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] How do I install LMS so it does NOT automatically scan my music files?

2016-10-04 Thread Apesbrain
You tell LMS what folders to scan on the main "Settings" page or in the LMS Control Panel. Apesbrain's Profile: http://forums.slimdevices.com/member.php?userid=738 View this thread:

[SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] Dropping signal on Internet radio / music services

2016-10-26 Thread Apesbrain
Starting this morning I can't go more than a few minutes before losing connection. Happens on radio stations and Pandora. Sometimes it reconnects after a few seconds, sometimes not. I've restarted my server, router, switch to no avail. Updated to latest LMS nightly. This is a wired player.

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] Scheduled restart

2016-11-08 Thread Apesbrain
http://wiki.slimdevices.com/index.php/Logitech_Media_Server_as_a_Service Apesbrain's Profile: http://forums.slimdevices.com/member.php?userid=738 View this thread: http://forums.slimdevices.com/showthread.php?t=106404

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] Scheduled restart

2016-11-07 Thread Apesbrain
Save the following to a batch file: Code: @Echo Off Net stop squeezesvr Timeout 5 Net start squeezesvr Open Task Scheduler and create a basic task to run this .BAT file every morning at 3AM.

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] What players are compatible with LMS?

2016-11-05 Thread Apesbrain
Is the Chromecast Audio gapless yet? Apesbrain's Profile: http://forums.slimdevices.com/member.php?userid=738 View this thread: http://forums.slimdevices.com/showthread.php?t=106363

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] LMS 7.9.0 prevents Windows 10 from going to sleep

2016-11-12 Thread Apesbrain
Good to hear. Enjoy! Apesbrain's Profile: http://forums.slimdevices.com/member.php?userid=738 View this thread: http://forums.slimdevices.com/showthread.php?t=106428 ___

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] Players drop out for no reason all the time

2016-11-14 Thread Apesbrain
"Never" is good. Not sure why you are having firewall issues with 7.9; rules are the same as earlier versions. Hope it stays solid for you. Apesbrain's Profile: http://forums.slimdevices.com/member.php?userid=738 View

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] What players are compatible with LMS?

2016-11-13 Thread Apesbrain
jimbo45 wrote: > some smart TV's recognize LMS and its music libraries I'd think only if LMS running DLNA/UPnP plugin. I don't know of any TV that supports native Slimproto. Which do you have in mind? Apesbrain's Profile:

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] LMS 7.9.0 prevents Windows 10 from going to sleep

2016-11-11 Thread Apesbrain
Two ideas after disabling "Prevent system standby": 1. Try the Server Power Control plugin 2. Google "TOff" Apesbrain's Profile: http://forums.slimdevices.com/member.php?userid=738 View this thread:

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] What players are compatible with LMS?

2016-11-03 Thread Apesbrain
This new Bryston network player is also a Squeezebox emulator: http://bryston.com/products/digital_audio/BDP-Pi.html More info: http://www.audioaficionado.org/bryston-audio/33909-bryston-manic-moose-bdp-interface.html

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] Search No Longer Works?

2016-12-06 Thread Apesbrain
What are the specs on the HTPC (CPU, RAM, OS)? Apesbrain's Profile: http://forums.slimdevices.com/member.php?userid=738 View this thread: http://forums.slimdevices.com/showthread.php?t=106586

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] Search No Longer Works?

2016-12-06 Thread Apesbrain
NFLnut wrote: > It actually is mapped. OK then I defer to Kidstypike. As inconvenient as it might be, his suggestion is the right one. I don't know how you can handle a 12-hour library rebuild! Apesbrain's Profile:

[SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] Great new server hardware

2017-01-12 Thread Apesbrain
Intel NUC, just add an internal laptop drive: http://www.pcmag.com/news/350980/intels-latest-nuc-costs-232-including-windows-10 Apesbrain's Profile: http://forums.slimdevices.com/member.php?userid=738 View this thread:

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] Can't install LMS on Windows Server 2012 R2

2017-01-03 Thread Apesbrain
You could try the 7.9 beta. It's very stable and you wouldn't be any worse off than you are now: http://downloads.slimdevices.com/nightly/index.php?ver=7.9 Apesbrain's Profile:

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] A massive thanks to maintainers

2016-12-24 Thread Apesbrain
Yes, here's wishes for happy holidays and a peaceful new year to everyone who helps keep the great Squeezebox platform alive! Apesbrain's Profile: http://forums.slimdevices.com/member.php?userid=738 View this thread:

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] importing files to logitech media server?

2016-12-26 Thread Apesbrain
You should be able to copy files from your PC using SAMBA. This is described starting on p.24 of the manual: http://www.cocktailaudio.co.uk/img/Pro_X100_manual.pdf Apesbrain's Profile:

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] importing files to logitech media server?

2016-12-26 Thread Apesbrain
The procedure for the X10 (hopefully similar) is described on this page: http://www.cocktailaudio.com/qna.html -Q: I like to import lots of music in my computer. What is the best way to get them into Music DB of X10? A: Connect X10 and your computer through network. Go to Browser, then you can

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] LMS question from a dummy :-(

2017-03-23 Thread Apesbrain
Have you confirmed all files were copied over the to new PC? Open LMS web page on server (127.0.0.1:9000) and go to "Settings". On "Information" tab does it show all of your files were scanned? Apesbrain's Profile:

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] LMS question from a dummy :-(

2017-03-23 Thread Apesbrain
The old PC is off, right? Not a factor. But you may need to reset your players so they forget the old server IP. Apesbrain's Profile: http://forums.slimdevices.com/member.php?userid=738 View this thread:

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] LMS question from a dummy :-(

2017-03-23 Thread Apesbrain
jeff52807 wrote: > By this you mean, unplug from power, and plug back in.reboot? I mean "reset". For instance, on back of Touch above the power jack is a small button which you would hold in for 10 sec. This will start the Touch through its "out-of-box" setup where you select network and

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] LMS question from a dummy :-(

2017-04-03 Thread Apesbrain
jeff52807 wrote: > Remove the entire folder (entire album) or just the one song? Whatever's easiest for you; the point right now is to see if we're on the right track. I'd probably move the whole folder out of there, then run a new "Clear and Rescan".

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] Ultralight (preview) - a responsive LMS theme

2017-03-30 Thread Apesbrain
@millerdev, can you post some screen shots? Very interested! Apesbrain's Profile: http://forums.slimdevices.com/member.php?userid=738 View this thread: http://forums.slimdevices.com/showthread.php?t=107193

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] Ultralight (preview) - a responsive LMS theme

2017-03-30 Thread Apesbrain
Ok, I see it. Looks suited to mobile. Is there an equivalent, for instance, to LMS in a desktop browser showing "New Music"? Sorry, I'm not at home to try it myself. Apesbrain's Profile:

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] LMS question from a dummy :-(

2017-04-02 Thread Apesbrain
Does the scan always fail at the same place ("5730 of 20438")? If so, could be a problem with a file name or tags. If I were trying to solve this, I'd load all my files into Mp3tag and rewrite the tags: just drag all files onto Mp3tag main window, wait for them to load, and click the "Save"

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] Logitech Media Server 7.9 is out!

2017-03-13 Thread Apesbrain
Great news! Thanks for all your efforts. Apesbrain's Profile: http://forums.slimdevices.com/member.php?userid=738 View this thread: http://forums.slimdevices.com/showthread.php?t=107110

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] Apple Music AAC

2017-03-05 Thread Apesbrain
Squeezebox 3/Classic can play non-DRM AAC files. Can you play these files in any software player other than iTunes, e.g. foobar2000? What is the file extension on these files? Apesbrain's Profile:

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] How to reduce scanning time

2017-03-03 Thread Apesbrain
Mnyb wrote: > Try 7.9.1 it is a bit faster . Is there really a 7.9.*1* or is that a typo? Apesbrain's Profile: http://forums.slimdevices.com/member.php?userid=738 View this thread:

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] LMS question from a dummy :-(

2017-04-03 Thread Apesbrain
You have a Duet, right? Try this: https://community.logitech.com/s/feed/0D53159fG0LCAU Apesbrain's Profile: http://forums.slimdevices.com/member.php?userid=738 View this thread:

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] Why Flash in LMS?

2017-08-11 Thread Apesbrain
Any update on this? Just noticed the error notice in latest Chrome. Using 7.9.1 from a few days ago. Apesbrain's Profile: http://forums.slimdevices.com/member.php?userid=738 View this thread:

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] Logitech Media Server 7.9.0 is out!

2017-07-20 Thread Apesbrain
slartibartfast wrote: > This was discussed back in February and the solution was to use LMS > 7.9.1 Thanks for the quick reply. Will give it a try. Apesbrain's Profile: http://forums.slimdevices.com/member.php?userid=738

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] Logitech Media Server 7.9.0 is out!

2017-07-20 Thread Apesbrain
Having a problem with LMS 7.9.0 as seen through MS Edge: none of the controls on the page work. Can anyone else confirm? Works fine in Chrome and Firefox. Apesbrain's Profile:

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] 24/96 FLAC files streamed directly to Transporter not working properly

2017-07-01 Thread Apesbrain
Resample one of the problem files to 16/44 FLAC compression 5 and add to library just to confirm it's not the file. Apesbrain's Profile: http://forums.slimdevices.com/member.php?userid=738 View this thread:

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] How to uninstall from Win 7?

2017-09-19 Thread Apesbrain
Click Start, type and select "uninstall a program". Isn't LMS on the resulting list? Alternatively, type and select "services". Scroll to LMS and set it for "Disabled". Remove "Tray Tool" from your Startup program group.

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] Look for new and changed media files scan not detecting genre changes

2017-09-07 Thread Apesbrain
FLAC comments also do this. After a "new/changed" rescan the LMS database shows -both- comments rather than just the original one updated. Database rebuild fixes the problem. Apesbrain's Profile:

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] Houston we have a problem...with LMS!

2017-08-31 Thread Apesbrain
bb1959 wrote: > I have rebooted numerous times...still no luck. First, I would power-cycle all networked equipment starting with your cable modem (if you have one), then your router. Give each one a few minutes to stabilize, then move on to power up each connected device. Then, if still no

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] Anyone use a Yamaha A-U671 amp/DAC connected to LMS?

2017-12-13 Thread Apesbrain
The "Local Player" plugin should work with the caveat that you need to tell it which audio interface to use. You may need to edit a commandline somewhere to specify this. Sorry, I can't be more helpful on that. I simply download the latest Squeezelite-win build, copy it to a folder on my PC,

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] Time to lose the Vortexbox?

2017-12-02 Thread Apesbrain
Google "squeezebox nightly builds". Apesbrain's Profile: http://forums.slimdevices.com/member.php?userid=738 View this thread: http://forums.slimdevices.com/showthread.php?t=108336

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] Anyone use a Yamaha A-U671 amp/DAC connected to LMS?

2017-12-10 Thread Apesbrain
Kellen wrote: > Hopefully, I can get it to work with LMS. It'll work just fine. This thread has the basics of what you need to do: http://forums.slimdevices.com/showthread.php?108273-does-LMS-Squeezebox-2-limit-the-sampling-or-bit-rate=899723=1#post899723

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] Anyone use a Yamaha A-U671 amp/DAC connected to LMS?

2017-12-09 Thread Apesbrain
I'm sure it would work once you tell Squeezelite which output device on your PC to use. Once you get to that point, post back and someone will tell you how to go about this. But, why tether a PC to your system when you can replace your Touch with a Raspberry Pi-based player for small change:

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] 192Khz/24Bit questiom

2017-12-09 Thread Apesbrain
SBT already supports 24-bit and will support sample rates up to 192k after installation of the Enhanced Digital Output app: http://forums.slimdevices.com/showthread.php?94512-Announce-Enhanced-Digital-Output-app-USB-Dac-and-192k-Digital-Ouput

[SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] Web UI: Can I get classical albums to sort differently than other albums?

2018-06-11 Thread Apesbrain
Whenever I use the web UI to drill down on a popular artist, I default to sort results by "Year, Album", but when looking at a classical composer, I often reset the sort to "Album" in order to find the composition I want. This is pretty much how I'd had my physical LPs arranged. I wish there

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] Web UI: Can I get classical albums to sort differently than other albums?

2018-06-12 Thread Apesbrain
Some progress: I've added a COMPOSITION tag to a sample of classical files and using the Custom Scan plugin I believe this information is now in my LMS database. It is possible to edit the web UI "Sort By..." menu shown below to add a "Composition, Year, Album" option? I played around with

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] Web UI: Can I get classical albums to sort differently than other albums?

2018-06-13 Thread Apesbrain
dolodobendan wrote: > But you could build menus with Custom Browse as described 'here' > (http://wiki.slimdevices.com/index.php/Setup_browse_menu_for_classical_music). Thanks for the replies. I have been working through that page and still not getting the result I would like. For simplicity,

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] LMS does not see some flac files

2018-06-25 Thread Apesbrain
Admittedly I'm fishing a bit, but I can't help noticing that is a long file name. Is it possible some of your files are hitting up against Windows (assuming Windows is your server) limits on path length? https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/windows/desktop/aa365247(v=vs.85).aspx#maxpath

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] LMS does not see some flac files

2018-06-26 Thread Apesbrain
delisle wrote: > At the time "Export Multiple" is executed a dialog window is opened for > each new track giving the user the possibility of editing tags. > The album which exhibits the issue is an opera recording. Most of > original tracks contain recitatives and arias together. Sometime I

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] LMS does not see some flac files

2018-06-26 Thread Apesbrain
Apesbrain wrote: > There isn't much else. Permissions? Permissions! I really have to learn more about linux. Once you've confirmed this was the problem, please post your experience over at Audacity forums. Migrating file permissions is something, if possible, I'd think they would w

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] LMS does not see some flac files

2018-06-25 Thread Apesbrain
But didn't OP say the problem remained even when the .dot was replaced? Let me try one more idea: is it possible the missing tracks are there but under a different artist/album? Have you loaded the files into a tag editor (e.g. Mp3tag) to see if there are any inconsistent tags stopping these

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] LMS does not see some flac files

2018-06-23 Thread Apesbrain
>From xiph.org: SEEKTABLE: This is an optional block for storing seek points. It is possible to seek to any given sample in a FLAC stream without a seek table, but the delay can be unpredictable since the bitrate may vary widely within a stream. By adding seek points to a stream, this delay can

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] Clicks between MP3 tracks

2018-06-23 Thread Apesbrain
left channel wrote: > When using optical or coaxial digital out, the volume should be set to > 100% to send a bit perfect signal to your external DAC. True, but not the cause of OP's original issue. Nor is the difference in volume level OP found is a solution. SB3 is able to play gapless MP3.

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] MP3 radio streams not playing with custom-config.conf

2017-12-22 Thread Apesbrain
Thanks for your reply and suggestion to check the player.source log. There was a "streaming not supported: I,R" error which I corrected in the custom-config. I think all is working now. Apesbrain's Profile:

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] MP3 radio streams not playing with custom-config.conf

2017-12-22 Thread Apesbrain
bpa wrote: > Why not use sox to transcode to Flac ? (i.e. -t flac) - it will then > leave bitrate and sample size unchanged. This seems to have worked well: Code: mp3 flc * PL.AY.ER._M.AC # FBIR:{BITRATE=--abr %B}D:{RESAMPLE=--resample %D} [sox] -q -t mp3

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] LMS does not see some flac files

2018-06-22 Thread Apesbrain
delisle wrote: > When comparing this track with the (not displayed) other tracks using > metaflac I discovered that Audacity had not created a seek table in the > files it created. Have used Audacity for years and never come across this. How did you determine? If a bug, please report it to

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] SqueezeSrv.exe won't stop and can't be killed

2018-07-30 Thread Apesbrain
Check your squeezesvr service setting to be sure it is not set to auto-restart if stopped. I use a simple bat file to restart the squeezesvr service: Net stop squeezesvr Timeout /t -5 Net start squeezesvr Did that from memory so I hope it's correct.

[SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] Is it possible to boost radio stream playback volume?

2018-08-05 Thread Apesbrain
For most of the internet radio stations I listen to, there is a big volume difference when switching to my library ("Smart Gain" w/ RG tags). I'm wondering if there is a way -- perhaps with SoX and a custom-convert.conf file -- to amplify internet radio streams. Thanks, if you have any

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] Is it possible to boost radio stream playback volume?

2018-08-05 Thread Apesbrain
Thank you! In all my years with LMS, I've never noticed that setting. Will give it a try. Apesbrain's Profile: http://forums.slimdevices.com/member.php?userid=738 View this thread:

[SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] I inadvertently broke MP3 playback...

2018-07-17 Thread Apesbrain
I downloaded a Springsteen concert in MP3 and it played gapless in foobar2000, but there were gaps playing back on my Touch. Ok, downloaded the show again in FLAC and converted to LAME 320 myself: same result. Did some further research and found that any MP3 files sampled at 48kHz no longer

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] I inadvertently broke MP3 playback...

2018-07-17 Thread Apesbrain
Same here and, once I got rid of the gaps, I thought it bettered the boot I had. Maybe mine was a later generation than yours. Do you have the "official" '78 Capitol Theater? If so, how is it? I have a radio recording that I made "real-time" to cassette.

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] I inadvertently broke MP3 playback...

2018-07-17 Thread Apesbrain
slartibartfast wrote: > Was it Roxy '78 by any chance? Yes. Apesbrain's Profile: http://forums.slimdevices.com/member.php?userid=738 View this thread: http://forums.slimdevices.com/showthread.php?t=109252

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] Artwork Display Priority

2018-03-11 Thread Apesbrain
Mnyb wrote: > A vile hack... Good one! I may give that a try. Thanks for your responses. Apesbrain's Profile: http://forums.slimdevices.com/member.php?userid=738 View this thread:

[SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] Artwork Display Priority

2018-03-11 Thread Apesbrain
There are times when I have cover art embedded in tags but want the separate folder "cover.jpg" to show in LMS web summary views, e.g. albums by artist. For instance, a the box artwork (separate file) from a box of reissued 45s that each have sleeve artwork (embedded). Is there a way to set

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] Help!

2018-03-01 Thread Apesbrain
Maybe a hint here: http://forums.slimdevices.com/showthread.php?97639-Squeezebox-quot-Cannot-connect-to-Server-quot-since-new-wireless-router Apesbrain's Profile: http://forums.slimdevices.com/member.php?userid=738 View

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] LMS, Run as administrator

2018-10-11 Thread Apesbrain
anotherbob wrote: > I must admit that I didn't understand the response from DJanGo > :confused: He's saying that Windows Update might have broken something in LMS, but that seems not to be the case. Glad you sorted it.

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] What OS to host LMS on a HP N40? (it would replace Ubuntu 14.04)

2018-10-22 Thread Apesbrain
I'd also consider Daphile: https://www.daphile.com Apesbrain's Profile: http://forums.slimdevices.com/member.php?userid=738 View this thread: http://forums.slimdevices.com/showthread.php?t=109623

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] SB Radio/Touch WOL Magic Packet

2018-10-21 Thread Apesbrain
http://www.freewarereview.info/2006-04/depicus_wol_-_simple_wake-on-lan_magic_packet_generator_utilities.html Apesbrain's Profile: http://forums.slimdevices.com/member.php?userid=738 View this thread:

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] LMS non responsive after clocks go back

2018-10-28 Thread Apesbrain
kidstypike wrote: > Depends where you live. :confused: Good point! Sorry. Apesbrain's Profile: http://forums.slimdevices.com/member.php?userid=738 View this thread: http://forums.slimdevices.com/showthread.php?t=109658

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] LMS non responsive after clocks go back

2018-10-28 Thread Apesbrain
kidstypike wrote: > Depends where you live. :confused: castalla wrote: > Not in Europe ! slartibartfast wrote: > Yours might, ours don't. Good point! Sorry. Never occurred to me that Europe follows this same tradition.

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] LMS non responsive after clocks go back

2018-10-28 Thread Apesbrain
Clocks go back on Nov. 4. Apesbrain's Profile: http://forums.slimdevices.com/member.php?userid=738 View this thread: http://forums.slimdevices.com/showthread.php?t=109658 ___

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] Slim Server

2018-11-07 Thread Apesbrain
You want Logitech Media Server: http://downloads.slimdevices.com/nightly/index.php?ver=7.9 You'll need to configure a Raspberry Pi to be a player: https://forums.slimdevices.com/showthread.php?106910-HOW-TO-Squeezebox-player-on-Raspberry-Pi-with-(or-without)-HiFiBerry-board Or you can purchase

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] Noob wanting to change old pc into LMS Dedicated server. Best solution?

2018-11-30 Thread Apesbrain
If you'd like to try to repair your Windows install: https://www.groovypost.com/howto/create-windows-10-bootable-usb-flash-drive/ Suggested steps: https://www.easeus.com/todo-backup-resource/fix-windows-10-won't-boot-after-update.html

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] Noob wanting to change old pc into LMS Dedicated server. Best solution?

2018-11-30 Thread Apesbrain
If you'd like to try to repair your Windows 10 install: https://www.groovypost.com/howto/create-windows-10-bootable-usb-flash-drive/ Of course, you need temporary access to a working PC to write the recovery USB drive.

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] Checkbox at Media Folder settings

2018-12-06 Thread Apesbrain
It's a vestige from an ill-fated time when LMS could serve video and pictures as well as music. Don't unclick it or next time you scan your library will be empty. Apesbrain's Profile:

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] Finally installed Windows 10 - which version of LMS?

2018-11-23 Thread Apesbrain
Granted I'm running Win 7, but I've not had any stability issues with 7.9 builds: http://downloads.slimdevices.com/nightly/index.php?ver=7.9 It would be helpful if you installed the latest and reported any problems. You might also want to update to latest Touch firmware:

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] Finally installed Windows 10 - which version of LMS?

2018-11-23 Thread Apesbrain
tonyptony wrote: > Thanks. Can I still do Enhanced Digital Output with the latest FW? I don't think it's a problem, but you can confirm over at the EDO thread: https://forums.slimdevices.com/showthread.php?94512-Announce-Enhanced-Digital-Output-app-USB-Dac-and-192k-Digital-Ouput

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] New in 7.9.2: Presets editor

2019-01-27 Thread Apesbrain
Hi, I just tried to use this new feature to tidy up the labels for my Radios, but when I click "Apply" it reverts back. 7.9.2 - 1548427341 @ Fri Jan 25 Operating system: Windows 7 - EN - cp1252 Apesbrain's Profile:

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] Certain flac folders no longer play

2019-01-27 Thread Apesbrain
You might try re-encoding the files: FLAC>FLAC. Use the default compression-level (-5). Not an explanation, but possibly a solution. Apesbrain's Profile: http://forums.slimdevices.com/member.php?userid=738 View this

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] New in 7.9.2: Presets editor

2019-01-27 Thread Apesbrain
Thanks Michael, works fine now. What would make this plugin super useful is the ability to save the information to a file for backup and for copying from one device to another. Apesbrain's Profile:

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] I CAN NOT figure out why LMS sees this as two albums

2019-02-19 Thread Apesbrain
Yes, this sometimes happens depending on which tags you change. A way to avoid it is to re-save ALL of the files from that album in Mp3tag: open all files in folder, make your edits, then highlight all files and save. A "New/Changed" rescan will then re-index them all and you shouldn't get two

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