Thread: MD master
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Old 2010-02-17, 11:21 PM
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Re: MD master

Originally Posted by Matlin Zeitler View Post
I am perturbed by the TTD's apparent policy of removing torrents that were recorded on MD. If the master was recorded in the SP mode of a MD recorder, why is that not good enough?

'cause it isn't

SP = lossy compression
we don't allow lossy compression here
exceptions are made for MD recordings in ATRAC made before Jan 1st 2008.
Since that time, Sony has dropped ATRAC and so should you, for new recordings.

You are free to upload lossy audio anywhere that will allow it.
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