RE: Portadisc again
"Dominique Laloux" <>
Sun, 28 Sep 2003 09:42:24 +0200
> The details are recorded on the disk, it's part of the MD format. HHb
> just reads the details off the disk when asked. There is no
> reason for
> them to keep other than current track data in memory.
> I suppose it might be useful to download the disk catalog,
> but getting
> into the habit of keeping a field log will do more than trying to
> remember it later or stir around with such incomplete data.
The direct download of the disk catalog would not eliminate the need for
accurate documentation, but it would certainly help. What I would like
to be able to download right away are, for each track, the track number,
the date and time, and the track length (in min:sec). That is usually
the very basic I write in my notes, after a recording session. As the
session's recordings have usually been made in the same place, I just
add that information to my notes later on.
I wonder if HHB would consider releasing a simple piece of sofware that
would do that. Or if someone with enough knowledge of USB could write
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