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(2020-11-01, 07:12)fritsch Wrote: [ -> ]
(2020-10-30, 09:30)mamachan Wrote: [ -> ]
(2020-10-29, 21:35)fritsch Wrote: [ -> ]Just a reminder: Without a Debug Log no help is possible.

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#1,212Yesterday, 10:02
i upgraded to fritschfiretv version 18.9, but now the HD audio streams no longer work (I tested 2 DTS-HD MA files that play as normal DTS).
Could someone please remind me wich are the exact settings?"

Before post debug log i'd try to solve myself.
Probably i change some settings and i don't remember

FireTV 4K does not support DTS-HD MA, it never did. You will hear the DTS Core only. This did not change, it never was different. Only DTS-HD-HR is supported by its firmware.
I'm a bit confused.

With your latest build, how i can get HD audio (Pass-Thr or LPCM)? with which audio streams and with which settings?
Thanks
So I have a problem with the 4k Firestick running the latest version of Leia (18.8 I think).

How can I stop the artifacting?  it's really really bad.  It will sometimes be green and sometimes it will just kinda freeze the video feed for a second while the entire screen is artifiacted and then the video will resume.

It's really, really annoying.  Anyone have a fix?

My tv is a TCL 4k Roku smart tv, 65" with a sony 4k reciever hooked up with ARC

Thanks.
(2020-11-02, 19:19)vipermaus Wrote: [ -> ]So I have a problem with the 4k Firestick running the latest version of Leia (18.8 I think).

How can I stop the artifacting?  it's really really bad.  It will sometimes be green and sometimes it will just kinda freeze the video feed for a second while the entire screen is artifiacted and then the video will resume.

It's really, really annoying.  Anyone have a fix?

My tv is a TCL 4k Roku smart tv, 65" with a sony 4k reciever hooked up with ARC

Thanks.

What media are you playing and what is the source of that media?

Unedited logs are also very useful (near vital) in helping diagnosis of these kind of issues.
(2020-11-02, 20:44)noggin Wrote: [ -> ]
(2020-11-02, 19:19)vipermaus Wrote: [ -> ]So I have a problem with the 4k Firestick running the latest version of Leia (18.8 I think).

How can I stop the artifacting?  it's really really bad.  It will sometimes be green and sometimes it will just kinda freeze the video feed for a second while the entire screen is artifiacted and then the video will resume.

It's really, really annoying.  Anyone have a fix?

My tv is a TCL 4k Roku smart tv, 65" with a sony 4k reciever hooked up with ARC

Thanks.

What media are you playing and what is the source of that media?

Unedited logs are also very useful (near vital) in helping diagnosis of these kind of issues.
I'll work on the logs, but it's just standard 1080p and 720p x264 video
(2020-11-03, 08:48)vipermaus Wrote: [ -> ]
(2020-11-02, 20:44)noggin Wrote: [ -> ]
(2020-11-02, 19:19)vipermaus Wrote: [ -> ]So I have a problem with the 4k Firestick running the latest version of Leia (18.8 I think).

How can I stop the artifacting?  it's really really bad.  It will sometimes be green and sometimes it will just kinda freeze the video feed for a second while the entire screen is artifiacted and then the video will resume.

It's really, really annoying.  Anyone have a fix?

My tv is a TCL 4k Roku smart tv, 65" with a sony 4k reciever hooked up with ARC

Thanks.

What media are you playing and what is the source of that media?

Unedited logs are also very useful (near vital) in helping diagnosis of these kind of issues.
I'll work on the logs, but it's just standard 1080p and 720p x264 video

Local USB storage, WiFi, Cabled Ethernet, NFS, SMB ?  

Low bitrate x264 re-encodes or original h.264 rips from Blu-ray?

Interlaced TV or progressive?
(2020-11-04, 02:05)noggin Wrote: [ -> ]
(2020-11-03, 08:48)vipermaus Wrote: [ -> ]
(2020-11-02, 20:44)noggin Wrote: [ -> ]What media are you playing and what is the source of that media?

Unedited logs are also very useful (near vital) in helping diagnosis of these kind of issues.
I'll work on the logs, but it's just standard 1080p and 720p x264 video

Local USB storage, WiFi, Cabled Ethernet, NFS, SMB ?  

Low bitrate x264 re-encodes or original h.264 rips from Blu-ray?

Interlaced TV or progressive?
It is standard encodes, medium bit rate, cable ethernet through the amazon adapter. progressive rips.  NFS from a NAS on a gigabit ethernet
"7.1 Dolby TrueHD and DTS-HD MA will be decoded to 7.1 LPCM audio and output"

Sorry, but with latest build i'm no longer able to get LPCM
I ignore all your posts, as long as you don't post a Debug Log.Check it myself:

Input:

Quote:11-06 13:34:22.082  9481  9592 I android.media.AudioTrack: AUDIOINFO: audio_input: format: 4 sample_rate: 48000 channels: 6 AudioAttributes: AudioAttributes: usage=1 content=2 flags=0x0 tags= bundle=null
11-06 13:34:22.067  9481  9481 W Thread-5: type=1400 audit(0.0:576): avc: denied { read } for name="u:object_r:dolby_propConfused0" dev="tmpfs" ino=12518 scontext=u:r:untrusted_appConfused0:c512,c768 tcontext=u:object_r:dolby_propConfused0 tclass=file permissive=0
11-06 13:34:22.084  9481  9592 E libc    : Access denied finding property "dolby.dma.minbufcnt"
11-06 13:34:22.084  9481  9592 D AudioTrack: min buf count is limited to 2 times HAL buf
11-06 13:34:22.084   292 16329 I DolbyAudioStreamOut: getLatency() Total latency:167ms (Downstream:84ms, DMA:158ms, tuning:-75ms, tuningBT:0ms), input format:0x1, sink:0x400, UxOutSetting:0, CurOutFormat:0xa000000
11-06 13:34:22.084   292 16329 D AudioFlinger: min buf count is limited to 2 times HAL buf
11-06 13:34:22.086  9481  9592 D AudioTrack: Client defaulted notificationFrames to 2566 for frameCount 7700
11-06 13:34:22.110   292 13584 D AudioSPDIF: EAC3 mStreamType = 0, mSubstreamID = 0
11-06 13:34:22.131   292 13584 D AudioSPDIF: EAC3 mStreamType = 0, mSubstreamID = 0
11-06 13:34:22.173   292 13584 D AudioSPDIF: EAC3 mStreamType = 0, mSubstreamID = 0
11-06 13:34:22.185  9481 13543 I MediaCodecLogger: [ASAP] HW.video.avc Got First Frame Render 173755869
11-06 13:34:22.185  9481 13543 I MediaCodecLogger: App uses Timestamps for AVSync
11-06 13:34:22.195   292 13584 D AudioSPDIF: EAC3 mStreamType = 0, mSubstreamID = 0
11-06 13:34:22.226   251   251 I hwcomposer: [DP] layer[334] use MDP: 0
11-06 13:34:22.238   292 13584 D AudioSPDIF: EAC3 mStreamType = 0, mSubstreamID = 0
11-06 13:34:22.259   292 13584 D AudioSPDIF: EAC3 mStreamType = 0, mSubstreamID = 0
11-06 13:34:22.301   292 13584 D AudioSPDIF: EAC3 mStreamType = 0, mSubstreamID = 0
11-06 13:34:22.323   292 13584 D AudioSPDIF: EAC3 mStreamType = 0, mSubstreamID = 0
11-06 13:34:22.366   292 13584 D AudioSPDIF: EAC3 mStreamType = 0, mSubstreamID = 0
11-06 13:34:22.389   292 13584 D AudioSPDIF: EAC3 mStreamType = 0, mSubstreamID = 0
11-06 13:34:22.429   292 13584 D AudioSPDIF: EAC3 mStreamType = 0, mSubstreamID = 0

What is 4: https://developer.android.com/reference/..._PCM_FLOAT <- Float

What are they doing with it:
Quote:11-06 13:34:23.598   292 13583 I Node    : dolby-audio-meter, AdapterPcmOut adapter audio meter: channel 0; audio level: 0.109
11-06 13:34:23.598   292 13583 I Node    : dolby-audio-meter, AdapterPcmOut adapter audio meter: channel 1; audio level: 0.125
11-06 13:34:24.019  1193  1581 D Vizzini:MediaSessionLib.MediaSessionControllerStateMgr: Playback State Changed org.xbmc.kodi
11-06 13:34:24.019  1193  1581 D Vizzini:MediaSessionLib.MediaSessionControllerStateMgr: Playback State Changed org.xbmc.kodi
11-06 13:34:24.020  1193  1581 D Vizzini:MediaSessionLib.MediaSessionControllerStateMgr: Playback State Changed org.xbmc.kodi
11-06 13:34:24.020   733   944 V Avrcp   : MediaController playback changed: PlaybackState {state=3, position=1654, buffered position=0, speed=1.0, updated=173757702, actions=-1, custom actions=[], active item id=-1, error=null}
11-06 13:34:24.153   292 13583 I Node    : dolby-audio-meter, AdapterPcmSystem adapter audio meter: channel 0; audio level: 2.000
11-06 13:34:24.153   292 13583 I Node    : dolby-audio-meter, AdapterPcmSystem adapter audio meter: channel 1; audio level: 0.050
11-06 13:34:24.153   292 13583 I RendererNode: dolby-audio-meter, Renderer renderer audio meter: channel 0; audio level: 0.041
11-06 13:34:24.153   292 13583 I RendererNode: dolby-audio-meter, Renderer renderer audio meter: channel 1; audio level: 0.041
11-06 13:34:24.153   292 13583 I RendererNode: dolby-audio-meter, Renderer renderer audio meter: channel 2; audio level: 0.000
11-06 13:34:24.153   292 13583 I RendererNode: dolby-audio-meter, Renderer renderer audio meter: channel 3; audio level: 0.000
11-06 13:34:24.153   292 13583 I RendererNode: dolby-audio-meter, Renderer renderer audio meter: channel 4; audio level: 0.000
11-06 13:34:24.153   292 13583 I RendererNode: dolby-audio-meter, Renderer renderer audio meter: channel 5; audio level: 0.000

They pipe it through their dolby dd+ encoder ... sad. With older firmware you could get LPCM if you chose Float as input, now they reencode it to DD+. Nothing we can do about it.
I thank you for your patience but .......

1) I don't know how to create a debug.log file, I have no keyboard or other accessories besides the Firestick remote control
2) you are assuming that everyone has the same preparation as you. I apologize but personally I did not understand anything you wrote or posted above.

Sorry.
Regards.
I infact assume that one can click on this link: Debug Log and follow the instructions. Yes, this is what I assume.

Though - as shown above - amazon seems to have changed the firmware. Now they also reencode Float multi channel under the hood to DD+ as shown in the log.
(2020-11-06, 21:43)fritsch Wrote: [ -> ]Though - as shown above - amazon seems to have changed the firmware.
Yep, my 4K stick had to do a restart a few days ago which it hasn't done in a long time.
(2020-11-06, 21:43)fritsch Wrote: [ -> ]I infact assume that one can click on this link: Debug Log and follow the instructions. Yes, this is what I assume.

Though - as shown above - amazon seems to have changed the firmware. Now they also reencode Float multi channel under the hood to DD+ as shown in the log.

It's crazy that Amazon market a lossless HD Music service that their own Fire TV Sticks struggle to output in a lossless manner...
Can you try it? And provide and adb logcat output?
(2020-11-07, 11:25)fritsch Wrote: [ -> ]Can you try it? And provide and adb logcat output?
I can confirm.
I must use Heos instead Amazon music app of the Firestick to get full HD music