[icecast] Re: [vorbis] Virgin Radio Classic Rock now in Ogg too

Ross Levis ross at stationplaylist.com
Sat Jul 12 02:12:56 UTC 2003

David Jones wrote:
> The 96kbps Virgin Radio Classic Rock stream appears to sound better than
> 96kbps Virgin Radio stream. We're looking into why; it will probably be
> something to do with the audio processing before it gets to the encoder.

I think VR is mono again whereas VC is stereo.  VR is averaging around
86kb/s and VC is around 106.

If you want to average around 96 (stereo) then you will have to lower the
quality setting.  2.8 is too high.


Ross Levis
Listen to Soul FM: http://tx.icecast.net:8616/soulfm.ogg.m3u

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