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Subject: Re: Default settings for the release

Re: Default settings for the release

From: Jonathan Gordon <>
Date: Wed, 17 Dec 2008 10:42:07 +1100

2008/12/17 Björn Stenberg <>:
> There are a couple of settings I would like to change the default values for, before we ship 3.1:
> Backlight timeout
> ----
> The default five second timeout is annoyingly short on players with backlight-off-unreadable screens. I think a default of 30 seconds is reasonable. After all backlight is a power saving measure, and should only kick in after a period of user idling.
> Warn when erasing dynamic playlist
> ----
> I think this warning should be ON by default. The dynamic playlists is one of the most misunderstood features of Rockbox and this warning helps users understand what is going on.
> Are there more settings we should look into?
> --
> Björn

agreed on both points (and the replaygain option if it does notigng
for non-replay gain users).

I think "show files" should be removed from the quickscreen (dunno
what to replace it with though), and replay should be off by default.

Received on 2008-12-17

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