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Subject: Re: Problems and missing features

Re: Problems and missing features

From: BlueChip <>
Date: Fri, 31 Oct 2003 09:24:16 +0000

Rockbox is (imho) long overdue for an official release.
The daily builds do not deserve their implied status of "beta" ...I have
found the daily builds more than acceptable and certainly about 100x more
featured than the current official 2.0 - I am sure that bugs must be fixed
from time-to-time, but I've yet to find one personally!

Try the lastest FAR more fully featured download from the "daily builds"
page on


At 00:44 31/10/03 -0800, you wrote:
>Hello -
>I own a 20 gig recorder and I recently discovered and
>installed rockbox 2.0. I can't say that at this point
>I am a big fan.
>The look and new features are great, but new bugs have
>been introduced and some features removed.
>My problems..
>1) You are now not able to delete folders. This was
>possible with the original version of software and it
>is a very useful function for me as I don't use the
>machine with a computer much.
>2) The renaming function has really messed up my file
>system on my player. I renamed some folders and files
>and they became corrupt and I can't delete one of the
>folders (with the computer). I ran scan disk and it
>cured some of the problems, but I still have some
>folders that can not be deleted. They come back with a
>cannot find file error.
>3) Que all? In the original version of software, it
>was possible to select another song to play after the
>current song was finished. After the new song
>finished, the next song in its folder would then play.
>Now, the unit stops after the new song is completed.
>Is there a function or setting I am missing?
>4) When I call up the screen to delete/rename files,
>it immediately jumps to the rename screen. I must pull
>my finger off precisely at the moment the screen shows
>up. Perhaps another button would have been better to
>5) It does not seem to be possble to view the volume
>meters and status indicators at the same time on the
>WPS screen. I have yet to play around with making my
>own screen.. Is it possible to make one that will
>allow both?
>I am new to this (as I said). If there are things I am
>missing, please let me know!
>Thanks for your help in advance!
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Received on 2003-10-31

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