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

Fred Maxwell wrote:
> I find myself in the uncomfortable position of agreeing with Neon John
> again, but I won't single out any of the individual features for criticism.
> I will go a bit further and say that *anything* not directly related to core
> audio player functionality should be a plug-in that one has to *add*, not
> something that has to be actively removed.

That's why we added the plugin interface in the first place.

Then we have to decide what is considered "core audio player

> I have no problem with optional
> plug-ins for calculators, video viewers, voice UI, or games -- as long as
> they remain that: optional plug-ins.

However, the voice UI is so tightly coupled with the core functions that
it can't be a plugin.



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