Lame encoded MP3s show wrong playtime

Seb Ruiz me at
Mon Sep 4 12:55:52 UTC 2006

You are probably using VBR settings! Use the mp3fixer script which
comes with Amarok to correct the data.

On 04/09/06, Matthias Keller <linux at> wrote:
> Hi
> I ripped a CD using lame, but whatever I try with --preset and the like,
> amarok always displays a wrong playtime (which is approx 5x too long).
> The file-properties tab from within konqueror shows the wrong time too tough
> Is this a bug in some library used by amarok? How can I determine where
> it is ??
> Using the 1.4.2 amaroK on SuSE 10.1 (and I've got all the stuff
> installed mentioned on the website for SuSE 10.1)
> Thanks
> Matt
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