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Subject: Re: Resume playback even if it reached the end and stopped

Re: Resume playback even if it reached the end and stopped

From: Mike Holden <rockbox_at_mikeholden.org>
Date: Wed, 31 Mar 2010 12:39:56 +0100

Thomas Martitz wrote:
> Am 29.03.2010 23:29, schrieb Al Le:
>> There is a patch (FS#10343 - Resume playback even if it reached
>> the end
>> and stopped) that implements a very nice feature. Has anyone
>> objections
>> for it being committed? If not I'll commit it when I'll get access
>> to
>> the development environment.
>>
>> Cheers
>> AL
>>
>
> How about a confirmation screen when trying to play a finished
> playlist?
> It seems like the ideal solution to me. No automatic buffering,
> still
> being able to get the information about whether you finished
> listening
> before you turned of your player last time, and have the possibility
> to
> restart the playback of that playlist (what the patch aims for).
>
> "Restart finished playlist?" yes/no.

I don't get this?

The driver for this patch appears to be a "spurious" (to some)
splash message "Nothing to resume". How is adding a confirmation
dialog any better? Surely it's worse, as it's a splash with required
response?

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Received on 2010-03-31

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