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Subject: Re: Autoresume confuses me

Re: Autoresume confuses me

From: Jonas H. <rasher_at_rasher.dk>
Date: 2005-06-16

On Thu, Jun 16, 2005 at 12:21:57AM +0200, Andreas Stemmer wrote:
> Daniel Stenberg wrpte:
> > > Am I the only one who thinks it's confusing that with Resume turned on
> > > ("Yes"), the player will resume unconditionally even if I weren't playing
> > > anything when I shut down?
> >
> > We made it this way since otherwise it was too easy to make a mistake.
> >
> > Before, you had to shut down while actually playing a song, but if you
> > accidentally pressed stop first that stopped the music and _then_ shut it
> > down, it wouldn't resume...
>
> Well, ideally (IMHO) the jukebox should have the exact state after
> restart as it had when shutting down. So when you press stop
> accidentally and then shut it down, the dynamic playlist should be saved
> but not started at reboot. You would then be able to continue the same
> way you would do it without the reboot, by just pressing "on".

Let me just not that I Agree With This Post[tm]. This is more or less
exactly what I meant. If you stop (whether accidentally or not), it
won't start playing until you press play - not even after a reboot.
That's the only way it really makes sense to me.

-- 
Jonas H
rasher(at)rasher(dot)dk
                                         -- [insert witty remark here]

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