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RE: Portadisc again

Subject: RE: Portadisc again
From: "Dominique Laloux" <>
Date: 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. 
> Walt

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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