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Subject: Re: Playlist - blind user needs help!

Re: Playlist - blind user needs help!

From: Joseph Jones <bumpycarrot_at_gmail.com>
Date: 2006-01-04

Doesn't the speech work when the playback is paused? If not perhaps
this is something the devs could look into.

On 1/4/06, brian hartgen <brian@hartgen.org> wrote:
> Hi
> Now that I have Rockbox on my iRiver H340 working nicely, I am creating
> Playlists on my computer using winamp. This is obviously as accessible as
> could be. I then transfer the .m3u file to the iRiver. Using Rockbox, I
> can then activate shuffle play if I want to and have the playlist play songs
> at random.
>
> This may help you.
>
> Brian Hartgen
> E-MAIL: brian@hartgen.org
> MSN: brian@hartgen.org
> SKYPE: brianhartgen
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "David Pedersen" <dav-ped@frisurf.no>
> To: "RB Maling List" <rockbox@cool.haxx.se>
> Sent: Tuesday, January 03, 2006 11:02 AM
> Subject: Re: Playlist - blind user needs help!
>
>
> > Well, good to know, that this function is not working for blind
> > people.
> > Since we have to hear what we are doing, and neither when playing, nor in
> > the wps that can be done on the Archos.
> >
> > THanks, for your help, anyway!
> >
> >
> > ----- Original Message -----
> > From: "Will Robertson" <aliask@gmail.com>
> > To: "Rockbox" <rockbox@cool.haxx.se>
> > Sent: Tuesday, January 03, 2006 12:00 AM
> > Subject: Re: Playlist - blind user needs help!
> >
> >
> > When you press stop, it clears the playlist.
> > To solve this, you have two options:
> >
> > a) Leave the music playing while selecting more files.
> > b) Return to the WPS and pause the playback, and then continue selecting
> > songs.
> >
> > I hope this is the solution you were looking for.
> >
> > Will.
> >
> > On 1/3/06, David Pedersen <dav-ped@frisurf.no> wrote:
> >>
> >> Hi list!
> >> Could anyone please tell me what I am doing wrong.
> >>
> >> I want to make up a playlist on my Archos. Here is what I have done:
> >>
> >> I go to folder1, scroll down to file3, press and hold PLAY til I get the
> >> menu. Then selecting playlist, and insert. The melody starts to play. I
> >> press stop, and scroll down to file17, and repeat the playlist steps.
> >> Then
> >> to Folder3/file12, and so forth. When I have picked the songs I want, I
> >> go
> >> to the main menu, F1, and to playlist options, and then choose save
> >> playlist.
> >>
> >> The thing is, that it saves an M3U file, but when I click on that one, it
> >> only plays the last file I put into my playlist. What is wrong? I am
> >> blind,
> >> so I have to stop the playback of the songs, so as to listen to the
> >> folder/filenames when scrolling around, and searching for the songs I
> >> want
> >> inserted in my playlist.
> >>
> >>
> >>
> >>
> >
>
>
Received on Wed Jan 4 12:56:56 2006


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