Rockbox mail archiveSubject: Re: Problems and missing features
Re: Problems and missing features
From: David McIntyre <plugh_at_mudbarn.com>
Date: Sat, 1 Nov 2003 10:21:58 -0800
Speaking as a QA engineer, not as a developer for this project, I'd warn
against putting a non-CVS patch into the next "release" code. It just doesn't
have the real-world testing to consider it stable. This is not, however, an
argument against moving talkbox into CVS. That's not one I'm qualified to make
for this project. It would then be in the daily builds.
If a new release is being considered, there should probably be a review of the
available features in CVS and a triage of the ones deemed insufficiently tested
On Fri, Oct 31, 2003 at 09:16:48PM -0700, Rocker wrote:
> I would really like to see you brains beef up the talkbox capabilities and
> build it into the new release? come on dudes! Lets stretch those elastic
> brains of yours eh?
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Mike Holden" <rockbox_at_mikeholden.uklinux.net>
> To: <rockbox_at_cool.haxx.se>
> Sent: Friday, October 31, 2003 2:47 AM
> Subject: Re: Problems and missing features
> > BlueChip said:
> > > 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 rockbox.haxx.se
> > I agree that we should be looking to release 2.1 (?) some time soon. We
> > now have flashing and rocks as new features, which seem on the whole to be
> > reliable (apart from some potential charging issues maybe?). We also have
> > the new queueing stuff, and if the new bookmarking could go in as well?
> > --
> > Mike Holden
> > Rockbox page: http://www.mikeholden.org/~rockbox
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