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Subject: Re: Single play mode

Re: Single play mode

From: Gonz <gonzini_at_freenet.co.uk>
Date: Thu, 1 May 2003 18:37:43 +0100

Hi
I used the fm20 over christmas just gone to back up the click track and
vocal/FX on a panto.
The only problem then was to stop it after the wanted track...I think i put
a blank track in say about of a minute, just so it would give me time to
press pause and line it up for the next track.
Luckly i never had to use it, the Sony MD machine i had to use was totally
reliable.
Cheers
Gonz

>>I think a single play mode would make rockbox more accessable for
>>ease of use, most MD and CD players offer this as standard.

>Really? I have never seen a single device with a "play single track"
>option. Repeat single, yes, but not play single.

>This function is quite common on 'professional' CD and MD decks. It
>usually also uses 'auto cue' which searches the beginning of a track
>for a minimum pre-set audio level and pauses on that

>It's usual operation is:
> user selects a track
> auto cue on that track
> user hits play
> play track
> auto cue on next track

>The AJB would instantly become a great sample and sound effects
>player. You could also DJ with two devices or add the AJB to your DJ
>setup.

>If implementable it would IMO make a great feature for RockBox..

>Paul
Received on 2003-05-01

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