Rockbox mail archiveSubject: Re: [PATCH] loadable fonts finally fixed
From: Björn Stenberg (bjorn_at_haxx.se)
Greg Haerr wrote:
The reason we do it explicitly is we only want one line scrolling at any one time. Several scrolling lines becomes very chaotic.
> If someone decides to do this, I suggest we move to a new,
"lcd" does not refer to the lcd controller chip, it referes to the screen. And puts is more about working with the screen than working with the font.
> The other reason is that lcd_puts doesn't take a 'font' argument and
I want all of them to get rid of the font argument. All code should use the default (loaded) font, except for a few special cases which use the built-in and then *that* code should jump through hoops (lcd_setfont) to use a non-default font.
> My current font loader will only allow a single font to be
Don't. We only need two fonts: The compiled-in fall-back font and the loaded font. More fonts means more complexity and more memory use. We don't need that.
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