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Old 2005-02-16, 04:11 AM
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Re: un-known lineage category

Originally Posted by hirsute
I don't want to torrent a show I found on the side of the road. Just wanted to make sure I understood what you where saying. I agree with the policy. I'd like to see silver boots banned as well since they have no linage beyond the pressing. I keep seeing this: AUD > ? > Silver CD. I wonder what's really between AUD and Silver. It could be anything so how is this linage any better than A(x) > CDR. If you stop at the silver you have no digital problems, just an unknown number of analog gens adding hiss and speed variations to the source.
When we started this site we discussed not allowing silver bootlegs for this reason. A big part of the reason we decided to allow them is because it takes profit away from bootleggers.
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