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Subject: Re: new extension for talkbox directory clip: ".dirname.tbx"
From: Glenn Ervin at Home (GlennErvin_at_cableone.net)
Date: 2004-04-10


    Can't this be avoided by selecting the music files under file types?
Glenn
----- Original Message -----
From: "Bio Hazard" <BioHazard_at_bak.rr.com>
To: "Glenn Ervin at Home" <GlennErvin_at_cableone.net>; "Rockbox development"
<rockbox_at_cool.haxx.se>
Sent: Saturday, April 10, 2004 1:21 PM
Subject: Re: new extension for talkbox directory clip: ".dirname.tbx"

if you drop the period in front, it will show up in the dir browser

periods in front effectively make the file "hidden"

----- Original Message -----
From: "Glenn Ervin at Home" <GlennErvin_at_cableone.net>
To: "Glenn Ervin at Home" <GlennErvin_at_cableone.net>; "Rockbox development"
<rockbox_at_cool.haxx.se>
Sent: Saturday, April 10, 2004 9:16 AM
Subject: Re: new extension for talkbox directory clip: ".dirname.tbx"

> my question is:
> Can we use the TBX extension, but drop the period in front?
> Thanks.
> Glenn
>
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Glenn Ervin at Home" <GlennErvin_at_cableone.net>
> To: "Rockbox development" <rockbox_at_cool.haxx.se>
> Sent: Saturday, April 10, 2004 10:04 AM
> Subject: Re: new extension for talkbox directory clip: ".dirname.tbx"
>
>
> I hate to ask for another change now, but I sure have had trouble renaming
> my files with a . in front of them. Especially since I typically have
> spaces in my folders & files. I prefer to not use dashes in my names, I
> prefer using files like radio shows.tbx, as even in a DOS box, it will
have
> trouble with files like this with a period in front.
> Glenn
>
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "[IDC]Dragon" <idc-dragon_at_gmx.de>
> To: <rockbox_at_cool.haxx.se>
> Sent: Saturday, April 10, 2004 4:36 AM
> Subject: new extension for talkbox directory clip: ".dirname.tbx"
>
>
> Most of the people voted in favour of a different extension for the
talkbox
> directory clip, so it doesn't interfere with whatever mp3 file handling
you
> may be doing. I have now renamed it to ".dirname.tbx" instead of
> ".dirname.mp3".
> Whenever you as a talkbox user upgrade to the current build, you will have
> to follow this. Either by mass-renaming the files, or by re-generating
them
> with an updated script. I don't know if and how Windows can bulk rename
> files
> recursively (suggestions welcome), but it least you can delete them all:
> Use the Explorer to search the Archos drive for ".dirname.mp3", then
select
> all results with Ctrl-A and delete them with Shift-Del.
> Linux has certainly ways to rename them recursively, but I'm no console
> warrior. Again, suggestions are welcome.
>
> I have updated my mirror of Brian's talkbox generation script:
> http://joerg.hohensohn.bei.t-online.de/archos/speech/mp3ClipGen.vbs
> If you use another one, it should be no problem to change the extension
with
> a text editor.
>
> Sorry for the inconvenience,
> Jörg
>
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