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Subject: Re: Introduction
From: Björn Stenberg (
Date: 2002-11-28

zOOm wrote:
> the question I have is the following, do u think it is possible to "emulate"
> more than 2 colors by using blinking effects ?

Possibly, but I doubt it will look very good. The screen can't be redrawn very quickly.

> The other question I have is, when we uncompress a jpeg picture, are we
> limited in memory by the ram of the archos or does it use also a swap memory

There is no swap, don't load more data than you use. Also, if you want music to be playing while viewing an image (such as for album covers), you must use *very* little ram (only a few kilobytes).


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