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Subject: Re: Bookmark mod
On Fri, Apr 9, 2010 at 8:26 PM, Thomas Martitz
> Pitch is different, as it's (AFAIK) intentionally not a setting so it resets
> to 100% on reboot, since ages. It's simply non-persistent. So resetting to
> 100% if the bookmark info doesn't contain pitch information is what we
> probably want.
I have to disagree here. The scenario I described did not involve a
reboot at all. Why should loading a bookmark without pitch value
setting reset it to 100%?
But I can also think of a transition scenario: Imagine that I listen
to a podcast. I'm changing the pitch to, say 120%. After that I'm
loading a bookmark for a different podcast episode I started listening
earlier but haven't finished yet. I've changed the pitch before
because I liked it better that way. Now why should loading the
bookmark affect the selected pitch? I would expect the loaded bookmark
to keep it (as I wasn't able saving my preferred pitch value to that
podcast before, simply because I saved that bookmark before the pitch
saving feature was introduced).
> Isn't this a question about backwards-compability anyway? I assumed newly
> created bookmarks get a specific pitch value.
Yes, as far as I understand. Why should backward compatibility behave
differently than current behaviour is? If I load a bookmark neither
pitch nor speed are affected, as neither of them is saved in the
bookmark. I don't see any reason why this should change. Unless, of
course, these values are stored in the bookmark.
Received on 2010-04-09
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