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Subject: Re: 2.3 feature freeze
From: Ronald Teune (
Date: 2004-10-20

How about
Press Off to Shut Down
Press On for a full save-to-disk
or something similar


On Wed, 20 Oct 2004 12:54:51 +0200, Linus Nielsen Feltzing <>

> Linus Nielsen Feltzing wrote:
>> However, the time offset in the currently playing song is also saved in
>> the RTC. We *could* add some more intelligence on the RTC-equipped
>> units, so that the disk information is only saved if the track has
>> changed.
> Hmmm. When I come think about it, all vital resume information is
> already saved in the RTC. It is replicated on the disk, just in case the
> power is lost, for example if you change batteries.
> So "all" we need to do is to track the changes in the RTC, and only save
> to disk of anything other than the resume info has changed.
> On the other hand, this makes it a pain for those who really wish to
> save the resume info on disk, because they intend to change batteries...
> Linus
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