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Subject: Re: functions?

Re: functions?

From: Chris Houghten <>
Date: Fri, 21 Jun 2002 09:43:02 -0400

> On Thu, 20 Jun 2002, Chris Houghten wrote:
> > Downloaded 1.1 for recorder and installed. already better than archos,
> > guys. way to go.
> I'd say we have one or two vital features left before I can feel
> with using Rockbox-only (I've done the switch completely now and I ain't
> going back, but I do miss a few things).
> > Anywar, what features are there?
> Mainly simple single-song playing, playlist playing and all-dir playing.
> have the Tetris and Sokoban games.
> > i cannot fast forward while playing in a playlist.
> We don't yet have a "while-playing-screen" so we lack a bunch of things
> wanna do while a song is playing. I already pointed out some of these
> (I think Linus brought some code yesterday to CVS that solves a few of
> items.)
> > Assuming that because the middle btn isnt recognized yet it is using a
> > player button layout, but I don't know what the player button layout
> > like.
> The not using PLAY but instead relying on RIGHT only is mostly a mistake.
> > Got anyone doing documentation yet?
> The only docs there is, is what you can read on the web site and there's a
> miniature file named firmware/API that documents some of the low-level
> This document is in fact a bit "behind" already.
> Most people seem to join the #rockbox IRC channel and ask questions to
> out about the details, but I understand that not all people can do this
> that time zones might make it hard for some to catch the developers online
> while they're present.
> > If not, I could fill that position.
> I think I can speak for everybody when I say that it would be *GREAT*.
> > It would be nico to even have a web page that shows what it does and
> > not do and how to get to the various features and why some things are
> > there(boxes? hehe).
> I can only agree wholeheartedly.
> You up to starting on this?

I have been wanting to contribute to thos project since the beginnig, but
have not been able to get a linux box put together yet and have not been
able to successfully get gcc compiling the project on win2k, so if
documentation is open, I can definitely do text and html and pdf on windows

So, yes, I do believe I am up to starting on this.

> --
> Daniel Stenberg -- Rocking the box =>
Received on 2002-06-21

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