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Subject: Re: special request ...
From: rockbox_at_roundcheck.com
Date: 2003-08-25


I've thought about using CD media also, but till now, I've never had a hand
held device that I could program wich had a reasonable display for control of
the playback. (A laptop works, but it is just too big for my liking. )

Is there any real documentation for Rockbox? Like 'how to write a plugin' or
maybe the documents that the web site talks about bu has no links to like :

API docs
Software Design
Understanding the Rockbox multi-threading

I looked in CVS, but there isn't much there.

Jim

Quoting David McIntyre <plugh_at_mudbarn.com>:

> Interesting request. I'm interested in doing the same thing with cue points
> on
> standard CDs. The mp3 format has no built-in support for what you're trying
> to
> do, but nothing's stopping you from dicing up your mp3s in audio editing
> software and putting these all in one folder on your device. So each track
> would be made up of about 5 or more pieces, numbered such that they'd be
> alphabetically sorted and play correctly in straight-through mode, or be
> useful
> in performance mode. You could also enforce this with a series of playlists.
>
> On Mon, Aug 25, 2003 at 02:28:32PM -0400, rockbox_at_roundcheck.com wrote:
> > Ladies and Gentlemen,
> >
> > I am posing this question here because I don't want to muddy up the
> 'official'
> > request list without some confidence that it fits into the regular scheme
> of
> > things.
> >



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