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Subject: Re: voice strings for FM radio

Re: voice strings for FM radio

From: Manuel Dejonghe <>
Date: 2006-04-26

Ah well, then this is plan B: You are right, and the reason why this
is not voiced (the strings are not in the file) is because it's been
forgottten in the past.


On 4/26/06, James Teh <> wrote:
> Hi Manuel,
> My understanding of the Rockbox code is still very sketchy, so apologies
> if this is wrong. However, the edit preset/delete preset menu seems to
> be set up with the standard menu code, with an entry in the menu items
> struct for edit preset like this:
> { ID2P(LANG_FM_EDIT_PRESET), radio_edit_preset },
> If I understand the code correctly, any code using the standard menu
> code should voice correctly if a language phrase (i.e. ID2P) is used.
> The mono mode setting won't voice, however, because it uses a string constructed at runtime
> directly:
> { monomode_menu_string , toggle_mono_mode },
> voiceable by just adding voice tags, should they not?
> The other cases I mentioned are, of course, not possible without adding
> extra code.
> Jamie
> On Tue, Apr 25, 2006 at 06:54:04PM +0200, Manuel Dejonghe wrote:
> > Hi Jamie,
> >
> > as long as you did not find a bug in rockbox that refers to these
> > labels which would have been forgotten (I did NOT yet check this) to
> > be added to the lang-files, it takes more than simply adding the
> > strings to the lang files.
> > There is the place in the sourcecode where the screen is set up, and
> > the voice-output has to be done there.
> > Although, I don't think it's very complicated in that particular case.
> >
> > As for the plugins, it stays "impossible" at the moment.
> >
> > ~lImbus
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Received on Wed Apr 26 10:10:21 2006

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