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Subject: Re: The FMR Off key

Re: The FMR Off key

From: Stephen Ball <rockbox_at_invisionfilemanager.com>
Date: Tue, 29 Jul 2003 00:28:29 +0100

Have I misunderstood you? Should you only have to press the off key? or
do you have to hold it?

Daniel Stenberg wrote:

>On Mon, 28 Jul 2003, TP Diffenbach wrote:
>
>
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>>On the FM Recorder, holding the "Off" key for ~5 seconds causes a hardware
>>shutdown. Am I correct in thinking that the Rockbox software will
>>"immediately" detect that the "Off" key is pressed
>>
>>
>
>Yes, it will detect the initial press at once.
>
>
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>>and thus will have (at least some of that) 5 seconds to prepare for
>>shutdown?
>>
>>
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>We have no code that detects or even attempts to detect this situation. You'd
>need to have some code at a very central place that need to detect "STOP
>pressed a long time, we're about to shutdown". Even then, we can't know that
>it actually will shut down as you may very well release the key any moment.
>
>
>
Received on 2003-07-29

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