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Subject: Re: Quick Skip/Instant Replay Patch

Re: Quick Skip/Instant Replay Patch

From: BlueChip <>
Date: Wed, 03 Mar 2004 17:18:14 +0000

At 07:20 03/03/04, you wrote:
>The question is, can you fix my new DVD player to do the same thing? :)

If your DVD player is based on the ESS chipset, you may like to try the
yahoo group OneFirmwareForAll

>The "press for prev./next" and "hold for FF/RW" seems to be the choice of
>UI designers everywhere these days. Argh.
>While I applaud your efforts, and adore your bookmark work, I think I'm
>going to stay away from this patch so I don't "ruin" myself for everything
>else. (especially the stuff with firmware that cannot be changed)
>Some devices do have a "study" mode though. I like having this option on
>my iRiver iFP-395t. What do you think about making this a selectable
>option? On the iRiver, the skip is adjustable from 1 to 60 seconds, with
>0 as Off.
>Just a thought
>On Tue, 2 Mar 2004 22:23:55 -0800, Benjamin wrote:
> > Since I installed Rockbox, one of the things that kept tripping me up
> > was the use of LEFT/RIGHT to do both reverse/fast forward AND
> > previous/next track. I kept skipping to the next track when I wanted
> > to fast forward through a commercial on a show I recorded. I couldn't
> > just jump ahead gracefully 30 seconds by pressing the RIGHT button just
> > once. So I decided to hack it. I ended up with the following patch.

Received on 2004-03-03

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