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Subject: Re: Feature proposal: received signal strength indicator for fm radio

Re: Feature proposal: received signal strength indicator for fm radio

From: Thomas Martitz <thomas.martitz_at_student.htw-berlin.de>
Date: Thu, 28 Oct 2010 23:48:07 +0200

Am 28.10.2010 21:10, schrieb Jens Arnold:
> I am in favour of this feature.
>
>>>> I think this would be nice, not really useful but nice to have. And
>>>> if 1) is
>>>> mostly done, 2) and 3) should not be too difficult I guess
>>>> (JdGordon ->
>>>> correct me if I'm wrong). The question is how too handle chips which
>>>> don't
>>>> have the RSSI property with the tags ? We would need to introduce a
>>>> conditional tag to know whether is it supported or not and another
>>>> one to
>>>> actually display it ?
>>>>
>>
>> Maybe in a similar way RTC-incapable players are handled?
>
> It's a little different though, as there is at least one target where
> this has to be decided at runtime. The Ondio FM comes in two hardware
> versions, having either the Samsung S1A0903X01 or the Philips TEA5767
> tuner.
>
> Regards, Jens

On targets where it's runtime detectable it'd detected at runtime. E.g.
the Radio present tag also evaluates at runtime on the e200v1/c200v1.

Best regards.
Received on 2010-10-28


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