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Subject: Re: prebuffering next track

Re: prebuffering next track

From: Olivier BUTLER <olivier.butler_at_laposte.net>
Date: Sat, 12 Oct 2002 16:57:38 +0200

By the way : add prebuffering previous track ?

Olivier

----- Original Message -----
From: "Fabian Merki" <fabian_at_merkisoft.ch>
To: <rockbox_at_cool.haxx.se>
Sent: Saturday, October 12, 2002 4:30 PM
Subject: prebuffering next track


> personally i often use the jukebox in trains where i have plenty of time
to
> choose song by song. but i don't pick specific ones - i just do a random
of
> about 400 songs. everytime a songs starts i hear it for at least 5 secs
but
> than the big question: this songs or the next? let's assume we skip to the
> next. now the unit plays the old for some seconds (1-3), waits for 1 sec
(or
> more) and than starts the next.
> my idea is now to prebuffer the next track (because this uses more memory
> this must be configurable). but than pressing the next button will skip
very
> fast to the next track.
>
> what do you think? could anybody implement this please for me... *smile*
>
> ps: rockbox is really great!
>
> fabian
>
>
Received on 2002-10-12

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