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Subject: Re: Plugin Exit

Re: Plugin Exit

From: Adam <>
Date: 2006-04-16

There has been some effort already in defining standards for plugins.
You may want to look at the current proposal and add some of your own

Note that this is just a proposal and no changes have yet been made to
existing plugins in regards to it.

On 4/16/06, Lukas Sabota <> wrote:
> Hello!
> It's really great that there is such a wide variety of plugins
> available for rockbox! But, every plugin has it's own way of exiting.
> Some plugins use MENU, some plugins use SELECT, some plugins use MENU
> +SELECT, and some use HOLD IN SELECT. This can be very confusing for
> users that just want to exit a plugin and go change a song or something.
> I propose that a set of plugin standards/guidelines be written. A
> standard exiting sequence could be one of the things written in this
> standard. If a standard is agreed upon, I would be willing to modify
> existing plugins to respect this standard. A common exit sequence would
> greatly improve the usability of the rockbox. What are your thoughts
> upon this matter?
> God bless,
> Lukas
Received on Sun Apr 16 20:26:16 2006

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