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Subject: Re: non-music questions and feature request

Re: non-music questions and feature request

From: Andrew Jamieson <>
Date: Thu, 26 Sep 2002 14:25:48 +1000

It's funny, I was thinking of asking for exactly the opposite thing, for the
same reason. I play albums from directories, and often don't want them
shuffled, but I almost always want my playlists (which are mostly favourite
songs from many directories) shuffled.

Andrew Jamieson

----- Original Message -----
From: "Bradley Alexander" <>
To: <>
Sent: Thursday, September 26, 2002 1:57 PM
Subject: non-music questions and feature request

> Is it possible to partition the Rockbox's hard drive? For instance, I
> would like a small ext2 partition on it, say, sda2 on which I could
> create a filesystem to carry something like gpg or ssh keys. Is this
> possible without affecting the vfat filesystem?
> As for the feature request, I don't know how the shuffle mode is coded,
> but is it possible to code it so that selecting an m3u playlist would
> temporarily suspend the shuffle mode, or at least give an option to do
> so? (e.g. shuffle and playlist shuffle in the menu)? Most of my
> playlists at this point are albums which have one song leading into
> another, like Roger Waters' Radio KAOS or Styx Paradise Theater, which
> is not terribly conducive to shuffle play.
> --
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Received on 2002-09-26

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