greg at gkmweb.com
Wed Sep 6 02:52:20 UTC 2006
On Tuesday 05 September 2006 6:14 pm, gregtr at ihug.co.nz wrote:
> I'm trying to get gapless playback working with Amarok 1.4.2
> and xine-lib-1.1.2 with a collection of classical music Ogg
> Vorbis files.
> It seems no matter what I do I still get short jerky gaps of
> about 0.2 seconds appearing between tracks. I know it isn't
> a problem with the files themselves since ogg123 plays them
> perfectly, though curiously mplayer and xine exhibit the
> same problem as amarok.
> Back in the days when I used XMMS I could get around it with
> a 100ms crossfade between tracks that would tie them
> together nicely, but I haven't managed to get the amarok
> crossfader to do anything remotely resembling a decent
> I get the exact same symptoms on Amarok 1.4.2-1 under Fedora
> Core 5 and Amarok 1.4.1-3 under Debian Sid. A shame since
> in every other respect Amarok seems to be an excellent music
> Any help would be appreciated,
In testing this, I experienced the described problem, so I started checking it
out. I found that turning off the OSD eliminates the gap.
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