Rockbox mail archiveSubject: Re: question about plugin api extension
Re: question about plugin api extension
From: Ivo Burkart <ivo.burkart_at_web.de>
Date: Mon, 1 Mar 2004 01:39:25 +0100
>I suggest we move away from the plugin idea. This is too limiting, unless
>extended substantially. I need more access to the playback control and
>playlists, an own thread, load a different configuration when in car mode, etc.
>Instead the remote control code should be replaceable, so we have the
>compile option to use the Archos cable remote as default, or your module, my
>Alpine, the IR remote, serial keyboard, whatever there may be in future.
>Ultimately this could be runtime-loadable, a different kind of plugin, but
>I'm not going that far yet.
Sounds like a loadable driver. This would be nice, not only for that purpose.
Received on 2004-03-01