Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] Rename favorites

2016-03-04 Thread gorman
Totally missed the pencil icon on favourites. Thanks a lot bonze. And thank god for search. :) gorman's Profile: http://forums.slimdevices.com/member.php?userid=56 View this thread:

[SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] LMS 7.9.1 and Virtual Libraries, where can I read about them?

2017-12-10 Thread gorman
As per the title, I've come back to the forums to check on latest developments (thanks to anybody involved in keeping LMS up to date, this is appreciated *a lot*) and discovered 7.9.1 has been made availabile. In the changelog I see "Add support for "Virtual Libraries" or custom library views,

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

2019-01-30 Thread gorman
Thanks for this. Just yesterday I found myself in need of editing presets and I wondered why there wasn't anything on the server side. Today I discover this new development. :) gorman's Profile:

[SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] Is it possible to exclude a genre from "Don't Stop the Music"?

2019-01-30 Thread gorman
Even manually editing files (which would need to be redone when updating). I'd much appreciate it. gorman's Profile: http://forums.slimdevices.com/member.php?userid=56 View this thread:

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] Is it possible to exclude a genre from "Don't Stop the Music"?

2019-02-01 Thread gorman
mherger wrote: > Depends on the mixer you’re using to provide the continuation. DSTM > itself doesn’t provide any tracks. I'm using LastMix. And I'd like to exclude 5.1 files from the mix (all tagged with 5.1 genre for browsing ease).

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] [WIN] From 7.9.1 to 7.9.2-1578727069. Server not starting.

2020-01-12 Thread gorman
Even if you don't know what the problem is/how to solve it. If you have an earlier nightly lying around on your PC and could make it available... maybe it would work and help isolate the problem. Thanks in advance, just in case. :)

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] [WIN] From 7.9.1 to 7.9.2-1578727069. Server not starting.

2020-01-13 Thread gorman
kidstypike wrote: > Zip folder here > https://www.dropbox.com/s/0kr6vkrbmdhcega/LogitechMediaServer-7.9.2-1559032210.zip?dl=0 > > Let me know when you've got them and I'll remove folder.Got them, thank you > so much!

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] [WIN] From 7.9.1 to 7.9.2-1578727069. Server not starting.

2020-01-13 Thread gorman
kidstypike wrote: > I've got these, let me know which one want and I'll put up a link. > > 29019Hi! First of all thank you so much for the generous offer. If it's not too much of an hassle, I'd like to try them all. Considering they are spread across a relevant arc of time, there's maybe the

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] [WIN] From 7.9.1 to 7.9.2-1578727069. Server not starting.

2020-01-13 Thread gorman
Started from the June build, nothing changes. Installation goes ok, it tries to restart the service. Waits and waits, at the end it stops "correctly" but the service is still "starting" under services.msc. CPU is at 15%, like the server is doing something. The log is not showing anything but I

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] [WIN] From 7.9.1 to 7.9.2-1578727069. Server not starting.

2020-01-13 Thread gorman
Ok, it was this: https://forums.slimdevices.com/showthread.php?109518-Server-taking-12-14-hours-to-start=923803=1#post923803 I left the June build going for a while and, after a very long while, it finished and started correctly. I then disabled the TrackStat settings suggested by Erland in the

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] Logitech Media Server 7.9.2 released

2020-01-17 Thread gorman
mherger wrote: > > 1) Is it possible to exclude a genre from Don't Stop the Music? I > have > > Depends on which mixer you're using (DSTM itself does not create any > mix, it's only infrastructure). I'm using LastMix (Last.FM). > > We don't have the binaries for all possible platforms.

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] Logitech Media Server 7.9.2 released

2020-01-17 Thread gorman
mherger wrote: > It only took me about two years to finalise the next minor release in > the LMS 7.9 branch - 7.9.2. It's finally released. > > http://downloads.slimdevices.com/LogitechMediaServer_v7.9.2/ > > > > > - Improved RandomPlay and Don't Stop the Music integration - Support

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] Logitech Media Server 7.9.2 released

2020-01-17 Thread gorman
d6jg wrote: > +1 > > Its probably about time that we all revisited Michael's web site and > followed the donate link at the bottom - > http://www.herger.net/slim/index.htmlThanks for the link, I wasn't aware of > that. Done!

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] Logitech Media Server 7.9.2 released

2020-01-17 Thread gorman
PasTim wrote: > It seems this has been asked before. See > https://forums.slimdevices.com/showthread.php?107011-Howto-play-Ogg-Opus-files/page2, > but all that work has been merged in the current release. This is why I pointed this out in this thread.

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] Logitech Media Server 7.9.2 released

2020-01-17 Thread gorman
mherger wrote: > >>> 1) Is it possible to exclude a genre from Don't Stop the Music? I > >> have > >> > >> Depends on which mixer you're using (DSTM itself does not create any > >> mix, it's only infrastructure). > > I'm using LastMix (Last.FM). > > I'm sorry, no. Your best bet probably is to

[SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] [WIN] From 7.9.1 to 7.9.2-1578727069. Server not starting.

2020-01-12 Thread gorman
As per the title, I tried updating to the latest nightly (I was interested in Opus playback) but the server was not able to start. The process kept being in execution, with about 15% CPU usage (on a 4770K, so quite high). Waited ten minutes or so, nothing. Installed again, same result. Installed

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] Using Sox to parametrically equalizing I'm losing seek functionality. Could it work?

2020-06-29 Thread gorman
bpa wrote: > Are you using player.source set to DEBUG ? > There seems to be other logs active but not player.source set top DEBUG I thought I had it active but maybe I didn't, I don't know. Redid the whole thing here: https://pastebin.com/xQRYVBn3 You can see it's playing "I'd Do Anything

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] Using Sox to parametrically equalizing I'm losing seek functionality. Could it work?

2020-07-01 Thread gorman
If somebody for whatever reason would prefer to use ffmpeg for FLAC processing this should work (seek works, END should work for cue files but I don't have any to test): Code: flc flc * bc:5f:f4:bf:3e:70 # FT:{START=-ss %t}U:{END=-to %v} [ffmpeg]

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] Is it possible somehow to use square brackts in custom-convert-conf?

2020-07-02 Thread gorman
I thank you both for your replies. You seriously overestimate my programming skills but... I will search and try to learn. Thanks again! gorman's Profile: http://forums.slimdevices.com/member.php?userid=56 View this

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] Is it possible somehow to use square brackts in custom-convert-conf?

2020-07-02 Thread gorman
bpa wrote: > Much harder as it will be a BAT file which has limited scripting > capability.That's what I was afraid of... Code: # FT:{START=-j %s}U:{END=-e %u} faad -q -w -f 2 $START$ $END$ $FILE$ | ffmpeg -i - -filter_complex

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] Is it possible somehow to use square brackts in custom-convert-conf?

2020-07-02 Thread gorman
Any pointers on how to create this script in a Windows environment? I'm willing to learn but coming back to this I don't even know where to start learning from... :) gorman's Profile:

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] Using Sox to parametrically equalizing I'm losing seek functionality. Could it work?

2020-06-30 Thread gorman
Ok, found solution for MP3s as well. Since I have music only in flac and mp3 my solution is complete. Code: mp3 flc * bc:5f:f4:bf:3e:70 # FT:{START=-ss %t} [ffmpeg] -loglevel quiet $START$ -i $FILE$ -f wav - | [sox] -D -q -t wav - -t flac -C 0 -b 24

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] Using Sox to parametrically equalizing I'm losing seek functionality. Could it work?

2020-06-30 Thread gorman
philippe_44 wrote: > In your PC locales settings, what defines the decimal separator? There > is a bug/issue with flac and decimal separator for some non-english. > Flac expects time in the locale settings, and that might be mm::ss,ff > and LMS sends mm::ss.ff (I have the issue being a

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] Using Sox to parametrically equalizing I'm losing seek functionality. Could it work?

2020-06-30 Thread gorman
ralphy wrote: > I remember creating a linux i386 and win32 flac binary with the patch, > but testing stalled after the initial tests confirmed that the change > worked. > > Links to the binaries and details are in the 'slimserver-vendor pull > request #72'

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] Using Sox to parametrically equalizing I'm losing seek functionality. Could it work?

2020-06-30 Thread gorman
bpa wrote: > Re why has new Flac not beenincludedin LMS. It's because there are so > many possibilities and file formats and there is a question whether LMS > should have a non-standard version of Flac which means more maintenance, > that committing a change to something as central as "flac" is

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] Using Sox to parametrically equalizing I'm losing seek functionality. Could it work?

2020-06-30 Thread gorman
bpa wrote: > I suspect if the Flac file has embedded CUE to identify tracks within > it. - then there is a "start time" and "end time" for each track. > Oh, ok, that makes sense. I don't use CUE files, so it's irrelevant for me. Thanks for explaining this. Convert.conf still is some sort of

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] Is it possible somehow to use square brackts in custom-convert-conf?

2020-07-02 Thread gorman
Paul Webster wrote: > Here a basis for the unusual bit ... swapping {} to [] > > swap.bat > > Code: > > > setlocal enabledelayedexpansion > set /P MY_TEXT=ENTER TEXT: > SET SWAP=[ > set NEW_TEXT=%MY_TEXT:{=!SWAP!% > SET SWAP=] > set

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] Using Sox to parametrically equalizing I'm losing seek functionality. Could it work?

2020-07-03 Thread gorman
bpa wrote: > Now you need to wonder - did you ever notice the lack of equalisation > :-)Considering the high q values it's not surprising he did not notice the difference. In any case, if you want a one program solution, ffmpeg does everything. Don't know if your system can handle it (I

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] Using Sox to parametrically equalizing I'm losing seek functionality. Could it work?

2020-07-04 Thread gorman
MainSqueeze wrote: > I swear I searched that manual on Sourceforge several times for "-C". It > turns out the manual uses en dashes rather than just ordinary > hyphens... > > Still, now that I've recovered from the embarrassment: if "-C" specifies > the compression rate, in this case for

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] Using Sox to parametrically equalizing I'm losing seek functionality. Could it work?

2020-07-06 Thread gorman
scala wrote: > I was a bit slow in catching this very interesting and learned thread. > I've been using equalization for years, and the fact of not being able > to seek in mp3 tracks always bugged me: thanks for this solution! > Although I don't have many mp3s, I did not like the anomalous

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] Using Sox to parametrically equalizing I'm losing seek functionality. Could it work?

2020-07-04 Thread gorman
MainSqueeze wrote: > gorman was so right when he said, in post 20 above: > > > > Black magic indeed. Each little bit you learn only gives you a better > idea of how much you don't yet know. > > Suppose, for future reference, one wanted to use convert-conf to &

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] Using Sox to parametrically equalizing I'm losing seek functionality. Could it work?

2020-07-04 Thread gorman
MainSqueeze wrote: > But before I can do that I now have to go down the pub, get drunk and > catch Covid-19 because Boris Johnson tells me that's the only way to > save the economy...Enjoy your pint, man! Be safe! Better to drink outside, if > you can :)

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] Using Sox to parametrically equalizing I'm losing seek functionality. Could it work?

2020-07-03 Thread gorman
MainSqueeze wrote: > Ha. I had a feeling you might say that. ;) > > The equalization only takes care of four bass peaks that acoustic > treatment couldn't quite eliminate, and as long as I didn't search > within tracks it worked, didn't it?No, it didn't work. Check the beginning of > the log

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] Using Sox to parametrically equalizing I'm losing seek functionality. Could it work?

2020-07-02 Thread gorman
MainSqueeze wrote: > Yes, I can skip (i.e. go to the next/previous track) as well as go to > particular points in individual tracks using a Squeezebox Touch, the web > UI (with Material Skin) or iPeng. > > Then again, I'm running LMS on Debian and using the Squeezelite version > in the

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] Using Sox to parametrically equalizing I'm losing seek functionality. Could it work?

2020-07-03 Thread gorman
bpa wrote: > The single line sox should work but with the suggested but I think the > meaning of "skip" may be ambiguous. > > It may be suitable for you if you do not want to skip to a time point > *within* a track. > > The sox command does not seem to support a start or end time and so >

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] Using Sox to parametrically equalizing I'm losing seek functionality. Could it work?

2020-07-01 Thread gorman
MainSqueeze wrote: > Thanks for all the info. > Regarding this: > > > > > > With that out the way, I have to admit that I've never seen the point of > > the commented line (# FT:{START=...) and the first part of the following > > line, up to the pipe that sends output to SoX. Instead, I've

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] Using Sox to parametrically equalizing I'm losing seek functionality. Could it work?

2020-07-01 Thread gorman
bpa wrote: > Are you sure about using "-to" rather than -"t" ? It is one that > mixes me up and I think i'd use "-t" as it is processing the input end > time and not the output end time.I'm actually not... I don't have material to > test... I should re-rip a CD with a cuesheet to try.

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] Using Sox to parametrically equalizing I'm losing seek functionality. Could it work?

2020-06-29 Thread gorman
What I can't understand is why this is happening. The first portion, which is the one "deciding" seek is identical to other lines in convert.conf flc mp3 * * *# F*B:{BITRATE=--abr %B}*T:{START=--skip=%t}U:{END=--until=%v}*D:{RESAMPLE=--resample %D} *[flac] -dcs $START$ $END$ --

[SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] Is it possible somehow to use square brackts in custom-convert-conf?

2020-07-01 Thread gorman
FFMPEG has lots of incredibly interesting filters to play with, for instance HRTF surround simulation for headphones. But many of its arguments and switches use square brackets. As soon as I use them Squeezebox Server complains that it cannot find the corresponding binary... This seems just an

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] Using Sox to parametrically equalizing I'm losing seek functionality. Could it work?

2020-07-06 Thread gorman
MainSqueeze wrote: > Great. Sounds like a plan. What I'd like to do is see how far we can > take custom-convert (for equalization, room correction, or personal > preference, to compensate for room boundaries when positioning speakers, > or even just to add reverb to every file played back

[SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] Using Sox to parametrically equalizing I'm losing seek functionality. Could it work?

2020-06-28 Thread gorman
I've recently bought a DAC (Topping D10) to connect to my headphone amplifier. I'm using Beyerdynamic DT 880 and I'm quite pleased with AutoEQ values for them. Now, I used to use EqualizerAPO but that doesn't work with ASIO/WASAPI and... being stupid that way I like the display on the DAC to

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] Using Sox to parametrically equalizing I'm losing seek functionality. Could it work?

2020-06-29 Thread gorman
What happens when I seek is that the playback stops and it jumps to the next song in the queue. This what I have in debug log from when the song gets transcoded with sox to when I seek and it errors out, jumping to the next in queue. Code: [20-06-29 15:51:18.4361]

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] Using Sox to parametrically equalizing I'm losing seek functionality. Could it work?

2020-06-29 Thread gorman
Unfortunately the problem remains. When decoding FLAC and inputting into sox, seek jumps to the following track in the queue. When decoding MP3 and inputting into sox, seek restarts the current track. It's funny because it was this five years old post of yours that put me on to this solution.

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] Accessing Plugin tab in settings (web interface) crashes LMS. How to debug?

2020-08-15 Thread gorman
bpa wrote: > If it has been deleted then there is no settings page. So something has > not been deleted maybe due to permissions (e.g. a file changed by a > logged user and not LMS userid) . > > Using Windows file explorer make sure there is no Spotty directory in > "InstalledPlugins\Plugins"

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] Accessing Plugin tab in settings (web interface) crashes LMS. How to debug?

2020-08-16 Thread gorman
slartibartfast wrote: > I have the same version on Windows 10 Home and don't have any issues. > > Edit. I do see the same "Failed to fetch Https etc" but it falls back to > http.Yeah, but those same addresses resolve perfectly from whatever browser... that's strange.

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] Accessing Plugin tab in settings (web interface) crashes LMS. How to debug?

2020-08-16 Thread gorman
bpa wrote: > Your IO::Socket::SSL is very old v 2.002 is from 2014 - before > Heartbleed !! > > Many https connections need a much newer version of SSL/TLS support.I'm using > Windows 10 Pro x64, version 1905. How do I check what ssl version I have? Gonna search in the meantime...

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] Accessing Plugin tab in settings (web interface) crashes LMS. How to debug?

2020-08-16 Thread gorman
Ok, first, yeah, I had the problem accessing port 9000 as well. Thing is too many things were happening at once, so I'm unsure of the steps taken to remedy it. I am now running latest 7.9.3 available and everything seems to be working. But yeah, I too have this [20-08-16 16:07:41.3282]

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] Recurring error in LMS logs. "request should set useIxHashes"

2020-08-16 Thread gorman
dolodobendan wrote: > That's log only, I think. A divider between what went wrong and how it > went wrong. I've actually activated network.repositories debug and there's no extra info displayed. I'll open a different thread, though.

[SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] Recurring error in LMS logs. "request should set useIxHashes"

2020-08-16 Thread gorman
I'm seeing this with 7.9.3 - 1596893334 @ Sun Aug 9 04:07:48 WEDT 2020 Code: [20-08-15 05:00:40.6835] Slim::Control::Request::renderAsArray (2233) Error: request should set useIxHashes in Slim::Control::Request->new() [20-08-15 05:00:40.6838]

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] Recurring error in LMS logs. "request should set useIxHashes"

2020-08-16 Thread gorman
Ok, I guess we could close this, then. gorman's Profile: http://forums.slimdevices.com/member.php?userid=56 View this thread: http://forums.slimdevices.com/showthread.php?t=112769

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] Slim::Control::Request::renderAsArray (2233) Error: request should set useIxHashes in

2020-08-16 Thread gorman
I've got the same: https://forums.slimdevices.com/showthread.php?112769-Recurring-error-in-LMS-logs-quot-request-should-set-useIxHashes-quot gorman's Profile: http://forums.slimdevices.com/member.php?userid=56 View this

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] Accessing Plugin tab in settings (web interface) crashes LMS. How to debug?

2020-08-16 Thread gorman
Yeah, sorry, I edited the post. Wasn't fast enough. I've got your same version. Is that old? Current? gorman's Profile: http://forums.slimdevices.com/member.php?userid=56 View this thread:

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] Praise

2020-08-19 Thread gorman
I couldn't agree more. I've been using Squeezeboxes for so many years now and the community, dedication, support... has always been amazing. With Squeezeplay being as amazing as it is now, this is pretty much future proof as long as the community wants it to be (and we manage to have dedicated

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] Accessing Plugin tab in settings (web interface) crashes LMS. How to debug?

2020-08-15 Thread gorman
reinholdk wrote: > Did LMS service really stop? Please describe how do you tell. What other > crashes are you experiencing? No other crashes. The service stops. Checked with services.msc, it simply stops. And I would like to know what could I activate in debug log to try and troubleshoot this

[SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] Accessing Plugin tab in settings (web interface) crashes LMS. How to debug?

2020-08-15 Thread gorman
Yesterday, after my machine completely crashed after a game had a bad RAM leak, I met with a strange behavior from LMS. I mention the crash as I am not sure that the two things are linked but it happened so... worth mentioning it, I guess. So... LMS started crashing and I did not know why. At

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] Accessing Plugin tab in settings (web interface) crashes LMS. How to debug?

2020-08-15 Thread gorman
bpa wrote: > Given many of the errors relate to "permissions" of either the file or > directory - check the permission of the identified files & directories > and the user id which is running LMS as a service.Sorry, I probably have not > explained correctly. That plugin has already been

Re: [SlimDevices: SqueezeCenter] LMS 8.0 repository problem

2020-08-17 Thread gorman
Logitech Media Server Version: 7.9.3 - 1596893334 @ Sun Aug 9 04:07:48 WEDT 2020 Hostname: Server Server IP Address: 192.168.10.101 Server HTTP Port Number: 9000 Operating system: Windows 10 - EN - cp1252 Platform Architecture: 8664 Perl Version: 5.14.1 - MSWin32-x86-multi-thread Audio::Scan: