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Subject: Re: Ladies and Gentlemen

Re: Ladies and Gentlemen

From: Jonathan Gordon <>
Date: Mon, 2 Dec 2013 13:16:47 +1100

On 2 December 2013 07:49, Thomas Martitz <> wrote:

> Hey folks,
> this is not the usual kind of Ladies and Gentlemen mail. Instead of a new
> port I have managed to get Rockbox play sound in a new environment.
> What I am working on is to to detach the playback core (including codecs,
> buffering and playlists) from the GUI and legacy OS-like (threads etc)
> environment. That means I want the playback core to work on native OS
> threads and synchronisation primitives (i.e. pthreads). I can say I have
> managed to get a few songs playing in such a environment. The first song of
> was "I Could Be The One" by "Avicii / Nicky Romero".
> The code is a _huge_ hack right now (I really mean it) but I invite any of
> you guys to collaborate. I try to push some code as early as possible.
> Best regards.

Sounds pretty cool!
(Possibly a dumb question), Are you only targeting "*as App" type builds or
will this be used on (i.e) ipods with the rockbox core?
Received on 2013-12-02

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