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Subject: Re: Playlist - blind user needs help!

Re: Playlist - blind user needs help!

From: Scott Erichsen <pianoman_at_scotterichsen.com>
Date: 2006-01-04

The speech doesn't work when the playback is paused. It is apparently a
known bug and I hope it is fixed soon!
The speech works while the music is playing although I wouldn't recommend
that.
Scott
----- Original Message -----
From: "Joseph Jones" <bumpycarrot@gmail.com>
To: "Rockbox" <rockbox@cool.haxx.se>
Sent: Wednesday, January 04, 2006 10:54 PM
Subject: Re: Playlist - blind user needs help!

> 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.
>> >>
>> >>
>> >>
>> >>
>> >
>>
>>
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Received on Wed Jan 4 13:10:53 2006


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