[icecast] automatic gain control

Tim Pozar pozar at lns.com
Wed Nov 14 21:24:28 UTC 2001

On Wed, Nov 14, 2001 at 01:01:48PM -0700, Mark Lehrer wrote:
>    At 11:40 AM 11/14/2001 -0500, sublime at mac.com wrote:
>    >the ACG function that the compressor provides is limited at best. its
>    >adjustment is way too audible to make full use of it in balancing levels.
>    >yes, it is last in the chain. i'm just wondering if there's anything out
>    >there in the way of software. if a minidisc recorder can do it, why can't a
>    >$1000 pc?
>    tons of stuff for windows.  i've used almost all of them at one time or 
>    another.  let me know if you want me to elaborate...
> What can you use without windows?  Windows software == useless on a
> server.

If you have XMMS you can use the "Volume Normalizer plugin for XMMS" at:


It works OK.  I have had some problems with it when it gets confused
and ducks the audio down 20dB for no reason.


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