Rockbox mail archive
Subject: Re: Screensaver
From: Bio Hazard (BioHazard_at_bak.rr.com)
i think it would be cooler to play a video and loop it (but youd have to
make sure it will fit into memory so it dosent spin-up) it would be kinda
usefull during charging
BTW, how do you make a RVF loop? ive got a cool fit-in-memory RVF that i
play while charging so people with thier ipods (evryone here has an ipod,
but i knew better and got my archos :) ) can look at it as they walk by and
go "ooooooh, my ipod cant do that..."
----- Original Message -----
From: "d bean" <dbeanrockbox_at_hotmail.com>
Sent: Sunday, April 04, 2004 7:24 PM
> I had an Idea for a feature you guys could implement. Tell me what you
> What I was thinking is that some of the plugins (such as bounce, clock,
> cube, snow, oscillograoh, or vu_meter) could be used in a 'screensaver'
> way. There could be a setting that you could pick which plugin you would
> like to use, and how long from the last button press it would take before
> the screensaver would turn on. It would be kind of like the backlight, it
> would turn on (or in the screensavers case, off) with any button press.
> could also set it to be able to change and it wouldn't turn off. I think
> this would be a cool feature, and I know that I would use it. But I also
> realize that there are a lot of other things to do, so here it is to think
> about and maybe it will get done some day. If only I new any programming,
> think I would do it myself.
> Also, I think it would be cool if someone could make the snow on the
> plugin pile up depending on how long the plugin has been running.
> Thanks for everything you guys do.
> - dbean
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