Perhaps only peripherally DIY but there's such a lot of computer expertise here.
I was surprised today to see a reference to "a poor quality fifth-generationmp3 file" - I thought that digital files (of whatever format) reproduced exactly from generation to generation with no deterioration at all. Am I mistaken? If mp3s do indeed get progressively worse when repeatedly dubbed I'm going to have to rethink the audio project I'm currently working on.
I was surprised today to see a reference to "a poor quality fifth-generation