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Subject: Re: FS#9515 - custom quickscreen... want to commit...

Re: FS#9515 - custom quickscreen... want to commit...

From: Simon M. <>
Date: Sat, 1 Nov 2008 17:18:09 +0100

> wouldn't a customizable quickscreen a step towards customizable
> buttons and menus, which we don't want (or at least didn't want in the
> past)? Users will start to question why they can customize the
> quickscreen but not the menus. By adding a customizable quickscreen we
> will make our arguments against customizable menus weaker ("if it can
> be done with the quickscreen, why can't it be done with the menus?").

Dominik, you can be sure that I won't use the custom quickscreen as an
argument to bring my rec button config patch back in. It is really sad
that this topic is such a red flag for rockbox devs. If this attitude
changes sometimes I might consider working on rockbox again.

Received on 2008-11-01

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