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Subject: Re: Release time coming up!

Re: Release time coming up!

From: Mike Holden <rockbox_at_mikeholden.org>
Date: Tue, 23 Sep 2008 00:29:10 +0100 (BST)

Paul Louden wrote:
> Daniel Stenberg wrote:
>> On Fri, 19 Sep 2008, Daniel Stenberg wrote:
>>
>>> I want to release Rockbox 3.0 on tuesday the 23rd of September, in
>>> the late european evening. Like at 23:00 CEST or so.
>>
>> 24 hours to go!
>>
> Just a reminder: (in)sane defaults for the shotgun approach of making
> sure users are less likely to see error messages:
>
> Increase max files in folder
> Increase playlist max length
> Enable dircache
> Any others?
>
> These will decrease available RAM (and almost certainly only apply to
> swcodec) but I'd rather we be giving tips on how to improve performance
> by decreasing these than having people run into arcane error messages
> because they have a filetree layed out in a way we deem abnormal.
>

At least we got that mp3 corrupt playback on H340 sorted out - that would
have been embarrassing to include in the release!!!

Are we having a day or two of everyone running with the released version
before we declare it ready for our public, or just serving it up? I've
been trying to keep my player "topped up" to the latest version recently.

-- 
Mike Holden
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Received on 2008-09-23

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