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Subject: favorites list
From: Bryce Benton (me_at_brycebenton.com)
Date: 2003-01-23


i like the idea.

yesterday i was playing shuffle mode on the entire drive (app. 4000 songs).
i was thinking that it would be nice to have the option of marking good
ones (or bad ones, for that matter).

generally, i like the idea of customizing playlists on the fly.

i've got a recorder 20 and i would be happy to test the functionality of
your contribution... but i've been relying on the daily builds up to this
point. i just downloaded the sdk for windows... i'll need to figure out how
to compile the firmware with your contributions...

At 02:26 PM 1/23/03 -0800, you wrote:
>Awhile back I did a preliminary favorite track(s) marker functionality at
>the press of a combo button. Since we have file writes I went ahead made
>it so that a favorites.m3u is created, and each selection is appended to
>the list. Thus it's very easy to go back later from a large
>shuffle|playlist and play just the ones you really really like.
>Panasonic does/did this with their large cd players when they first
>started coming out.
>
>I'm curious if ppl care about this type of feature before I put anymore
>work into it. I have cvs access and could proceed with furthering development
>on it (clean up and such), but I would need someone to pick up on the
>recorder testing/implementation (I don't have one).
>
>The feature is described here as well, and was submitted long ago.
>http://sourceforge.net/tracker/index.php?func=detail&group_id=44306&atid=439121&aid=562120
>
>Comments? Thoughts? Useless?
>
>--jk
>
>
>



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