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Subject: Re: intelligent shutdown?
From: BlueChip (
Date: 2004-07-18


Due to the implementation of a keyboard buffer you can already tripple
click from the wps!

It just didn't cross my mind before. D'OH.

Even though I have 15s to wait for boot, at least I can now shutdown in <1S

Nice One Linus ;)


>Tim Elliott a écrit :
>>That's how it works now from WPS: one press of OFF stops playback, 2 more
>>presses turn the unit off. You wouldn't be pressing OFF repeatedly without
>>a reason (I assume).
>>A "double click" is far more convenient than a key combo, especially if only
>>one hen dos free.
>>-----Original Message-----
>>From: [] On
>>Behalf Of Salokyn
>>Sent: Sunday, July 18, 2004 4:30 AM
>>Subject: Re: intelligent shutdown?
>>If you press off twice from WPS, there can't be any confirmation popup
>>(if you just want to stop the playback).
>>So I prefer to have to push OFF a third time.
>>But maybe have a key combo is a better idea (ON+OFF or F1+OFF) even if I
>>prefer the double (triple from WPS) click.
>The 3 click thing will let you see the message (at the 2nd click). If you
>have only 2 click from the wps you'll have the message anytime you want to
>stop the music (at the first click) or you'll have no message, and I don't
>like these 2 possibilities very much.
>Same thing if you're browsing while listening to music (using ON to quit wps)


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