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Subject: Re: FS#10849 - Sleep timer options: persistent duration and start on boot

Re: FS#10849 - Sleep timer options: persistent duration and start on boot

From: Menachem <menachem.shapiro_at_gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 15 Aug 2011 08:00:03 -0600

On Mon, Aug 15, 2011 at 7:43 AM, Thomas Martitz <kugel_at_rockbox.org> wrote:

> Am 15.08.2011 15:17, schrieb Menachem:
>
>
>> What about adding one new setting that let you chose whether you wanted to
>> persistently set the last sleep value every time you turned on the player.
>> If you chose to activate that setting, whatever the last sleep timer was set
>> to would start again when the player was turned on again.
>>
>
> No, please don't add even more settings just for this. In my suggestion it
> is always persistent.

This would be instead of the other new settings. This would basically be a
choice of whether I wanted the persistent functionality or not.

>
>
>
>> This would leave the present sleep setting unaffected. You could use it as
>> you've always used it. The added functionality is that if you enable the
>> persistent setting, all you have to do to reactivate the timer with the last
>> value used it turn the player back on.
>>
>> If you find you want to disable the timer while the persistent option is
>> set, just go into the timer menu and set it to 0. The next time you reboot
>> the player it will still be disabled, since that was the last setting.
>>
>
> In my suggestion the item where you set the time transforms into an "cancel
> current timer" item, i.e. you just select this to cancel. You don't need to
> select 0 and the initial time is still remembered.
>

do you then have to re-cancel the current timer every time you start the
player again?

> Best regards.
>
Received on 2011-08-15


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