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Subject: Re: Stray Left & Right events (was: unexitable play list)

Re: Stray Left & Right events (was: unexitable play list)

From: Manuel Dejonghe <manuel_at_dejonghe.de>
Date: 2006-04-05

moved to dev-list.

> It would also make it easier to add extra filtering
> to suppress the spurious Off events with low battery on recorder
> v1.

So I am not alone then... :-D

On 4/5/06, Jens Arnold <arnold-j@t-online.de> wrote:
> On 04.04.2006, Manuel Dejonghe wrote:
>
> > are you using ? I perceive it sometime a bit hard to navigate
> > properly on my h300 as stray "left" and "right" seem to be
> > pressed when scrolling up and down and the other way round. I
> > think it's rather a mechanical problem of the joystick-square.
>
> So I am not alone then...
>
> My H340 has the same problem, and it seems to be not (only) a
> mechanical problem. I have a patch that improves the situation,
> doing a different kind of button debounce (filtering). Perhaps I
> should polish that a bit and commit.
>
> This new filter method would then be used for all platforms with
> ADC multi-button inputs, replacing the simple 2-presses-in-a-row
> filtering. It would also make it easier to add extra filtering
> to suppress the spurious Off events with low battery on recorder
> v1.

Okay, that explains a lot.
I was not sure about it for a long time, since I had the suprious Off
events as well, but was not sure if it could be related to the fact
that the on-off-button-part has gone loose (again) on my recV1.

~lImbus
Received on Wed Apr 5 22:39:33 2006


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