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Subject: Re: Calculator plugin for recorder is underway.
From: Linus Nielsen Feltzing (linus_at_haxx.se)
Date: 2004-04-27


Neon John wrote:

> What is the purpose of this hack and what use would it be? I can't see how
> this would have any use without a touch screen or keyboard. Even with a
> whippy-kewl input scheme, why?

Because it's fun to do?

> I wonder if I'm the only one sitting over here on the sidelines with growing
> alarm at what RockBox is turning into. Since the first of the year it seems
> like RockBox has moved from being the best AUDIO player available to a growing
> blivit of clever but of questionable utility hacks. I admire the hacks for
> the achievements but I just can't see the utility of playing black and white
> movies on a postage stamp screen or trying to use a keyless calculator or....

http://rockbox.haxx.se/docs/faq.html#77

Linus

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