Rockbox mail archiveSubject: Re: Discussion about the content of the status bar on recorders
Re: Discussion about the content of the status bar on recorders
From: Chris Houghten <chris_at_houghten.com>
Date: Tue, 6 Aug 2002 16:36:28 -0400
sounds great, but would ya really want to display the time of day?
unless it autoupdates whet connected via usb, mine runs all the way out most
of the time. I certainly will not be setting it over and over again.
I personally would use that area to display amount of time song has played.
just my 2 cents
----- Original Message -----
From: "Markus Braun" <Markus.Braun_at_krawel.de>
Sent: Tuesday, August 06, 2002 3:53 PM
Subject: Discussion about the content of the status bar on recorders
> Hello everyone!
> I think it's time to discuss and decide what should be displayed in the
> status bar on recorder models. Here is what I put to the status bar at the
> - battery fill state
> - a power plug that is shown when batteries are charged
> - a speaker and a volume gauge. The speaker is canceled when volume is 0
> - a play state icon (playing, stopped, pause, fastforward, fastbackward,
> record pause)
> - a play mode icon (play once, repeat, shuffle, shuffle repeat)
> - a lock icon when keys are locked
> - the current time of day
> To get a visual impression see
> I know that it is impossible to build a status bar that matches the
> of everyone. Lets try to find a compromise ....
> Markus Braun
Received on 2002-08-06