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Subject: Re: Quick Skip/Instant Replay Patch
From: Eric Hart (
Date: 2004-03-03

I don't wish to actually "complain" about the current behavior, but this
patch _is_ the way I would prefer the interface to work.

Just wanted to chime in.


----- Original Message -----
From: "Linus Nielsen Feltzing" <>
To: "Rockbox development" <>
Sent: Wednesday, March 03, 2004 5:05 AM
Subject: Re: Quick Skip/Instant Replay Patch

> Benjamin wrote:
> > Since I installed Rockbox, one of the things that kept tripping me up
was the
> > use of LEFT/RIGHT to do both reverse/fast forward AND previous/next
track. I
> > kept skipping to the next track when I wanted to fast forward through a
> > commercial on a show I recorded.
> Well, we wanted to mimic the behaviour of the most common music players,
> and they seem to behave like this.
> > 1. A single press of the LEFT or RIGHT button will skip or rewind back
> > ffwd/rev interval from settings. This is the Quick Skip/Instant Replay
> > feature. If you are at the end of a track, it will skip to the next
> > If you are near the beginning, it will restart the track.
> If you want this included in CVS, I think you should move this function
> to the ON button, since you are the only one so far to complain about
> the current behaviour.
> Linus
> _______________________________________________


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