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Subject: RE: queue/insert with play button (party mode), patch 887081
From: Dennis Lui (
Date: 2004-04-17

here are my two cents...

i think the right button should just emulate the "on+play" action


>-- Original Message --
>From: "Tim Elliott" <>
>To: <>, "'Rockbox development'" <>
>Date: Sat, 17 Apr 2004 12:31:00 -0500
>Subject: RE: queue/insert with play button (party mode), patch 887081
>Reply-To: Rockbox development <>
>Thanks for the feature. I love it. It's great for adding single tracks
>we do need to be able to add folders with a single key since on-play is
>cumbersome when working with one hand free.
>Also, when starting with a playlist (from stop), can we just play it,
>instead of inserting? We aren't preserving the last dynamic playlist from
>stop anyway unless we save it to a permanent file from the "playlist
>options" menu, or press "on" to resume the current (last) playlist, which
>can add to all we want while playing.
>If it's too hard to have the buttons act differently for different file
>types, it's nod big deal.
>Thanks again,
>-----Original Message-----
>From: []
>Behalf Of
>Sent: Friday, April 16, 2004 7:24 PM
>To: Rockbox development
>Subject: Re: queue/insert with play button (party mode), patch 887081
>On Thu, 15 Apr 2004 at 16:50, Tim Elliott wrote:
>> I am grateful this is finally being worked on. I understand that PLAY
>> RIGHT BUTTON can do the same or different things.
>> I would like right button to do what it does now, when the cursor is
>> a folder. Enter into the folder so that Play can queue/insert the
>> entire folder when pressed on a folder.
>I'd like that too, and might make another setting for that, but the
>ON+PLAY way to do it is not so cumbersome...
>> I like the fact that we are doing away with immediate play (and trash
>> the playlist) from the browser.
>It has annoyed me too for quite some time.
>> We can still queue/insert next, then skip to the song from WPS to hear
>> song right away, while preserving the playlist.
>Or, you can map the "Queue next and Play" option to either PLAY or RIGHT
>to do it for you. In patch 935682, that is.
>> Could someone post a UCL with the patch, for the programming challenged?
>Fresh ucl and ajz files with patch 935682 applied can be found under


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