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Subject: Re: Dynamic playlist viewer

Re: Dynamic playlist viewer

From: Stephen Ball <>
Date: Sun, 27 Jul 2003 00:42:39 +0100

very cool! This is one of the few features from the original Aquonics FM
firmware which I missed greatly.

Thanks for coding this!

Hardeep Sidhu wrote:

>I've submitted a patch that implements a basic viewer for the current
>playing playlist at: ( Any and all
>feedback would be greatly appreciated. For those of you who are interested
>in the feature but don't want to compile your own version, pre-built
>binaries can be found at: I'll try
>to keep these binaries up to date with latest cvs whenever possible.
>The dynamic playlist viewer allows you to view and manipulate the current
>playing playlist. The viewer is accessed from Menu->Playlist Options->View
>Dynamic Playlist. The main viewer screen displays the filename (minus
>extension) of all the tracks in the playlist along with their position.
>Icons are used to display special tracks:
>1. Music icon = Current playing track
>2. "Q" = Queued track
>3. "M" = Track to be moved (see below)
>Controls (r=recorder, p=player, b=both):
>- UP(r), LEFT(p) : Scroll up one line
>- DOWN(r), RIGHT(p) : Scroll down one line
>- ON+UP(r), ON+LEFT(p) : Scroll up one page
>- ON+DOWN(r), ON+RIGHT(p) : Scroll down one page
>- PLAY(b), RIGHT(r) : Start playing highlighted track. Also used for moving
>a track (see below).
>- ON+PLAY(b): Access track operations menu
>- OFF(r), LEFT(r), STOP(p): Exit viewer
>Track operations menu:
>1. Delete: Delete the highlighted track. If it is the current playing track
>then next track will start. You cannot delete a track if it's the only one
>in the playlist.
>2. Move: Move specified track to a new position. After requesting
>operation, you are returned to the main viewer screen where you can select
>the position you want to move to. Press PLAY(b) or LEFT(r) to select
>highlighted position. Notes:
>- The cursor flashes to identify when you are attempting to move a track.
>- You cannot move the current playing track.
>- The move is aborted if there is a track change or a track is deleted.
Received on 2003-07-27

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