dev builds
themes manual
device status forums
mailing lists
IRC bugs
dev guide

Rockbox mail archive

Subject: Re: Fw: A little wish list for the blind
From: Rocker (
Date: 2004-02-26

Not only that but if my wish could become a reality, there would be a @%$#@
load of positive press about rockbox and their developers! Kick Archos in
the @@##!


----- Original Message -----
From: "Chris Holt" <>
To: "Rockbox development" <>
Sent: Wednesday, February 25, 2004 11:14 AM
Subject: Re: Fw: A little wish list for the blind

Why not fix it so there is no time lag in the MP3 sounds? I'm not one of
the devs, but didn't someone say that the clips could be loaded into
buffer memory?

I may be reading your message wrong, but it sounds awfully defeatist to
me. If everyone felt this way at the outset of the rockbox project, it
would have never gotten off the ground. (my belief)

Creating assistive technologies (especially open source) seems like a
noble cause, and I find it difficult to believe that even trying and
failing would be a "waste of time".


On Wed, 25 Feb 2004 14:13:45 +0000, BlueChip wrote:
> "Using the MP3 sounds might be okay, but there is a time lag in the MP3
> sounds"
> Why's that then?
> "we would not want our menus to use MP3 files"
> Then we should not waste any further time on this project.



Page was last modified "Jan 10 2012" The Rockbox Crew