Rds display for some channels not working..?

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i get rds artist and track for most radio streams through roon, but not others, like naim classical. is this a stream channel thing or a roon thing? is there a setting i’m unaware of… or…?


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Is this content from local files, TIDAL, or Qobuz?

streaming channel

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Description of the issue

Not every stream format or more precisely, not every format that is streamed is meant to be, so some features are missing. FLAC is meant as a file format and not as a (continuous / radio) stream format, therefore it’s missing metadata when streamed as radio station. Choose one of the other available streams over the default one if you need the metadata:

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ah so, didn’t even think to try that. that works a treat. yes makes perfect sense. thanks!

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