Art Alexion on 26 Feb 2009 05:06:14 -0800

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Re: [PLUG] mini-HOWTO: mp3fs

On Wednesday 25 February 2009 19:30:16 Mark M. Hoffman wrote:
> I store all my music in the FLAC format; it is a lossless format that is
> supported by all the Linux apps I care about.  However, most consumer
> devices (mp3 players, newer TVs, game systems, etc) that can play music
> from network storage do not support FLAC at all.  The mp3fs filesystem
> allows me to use all of these other devices without re-encoding my whole
> library - it saves a lot of time and storage at the small cost of a bit of
> CPU time while reading the file.

I am unclear as to whether this "virtual" file system resides in memory or on 

A great idea if the former.

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