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Subject: Re: Notes from the audiobook world.

Re: Notes from the audiobook world.

From: Neon John <>
Date: Mon, 22 Mar 2004 10:56:23 -0500

On Sun, 21 Mar 2004 12:07:03 -0800, "Benjamin" <>

>---------- Original Message -----------
>From: "David H. Straayer" <>
>To: "Rockbox Development" <>
>Sent: Sat, 20 Mar 2004 11:41:54 -0800
>Subject: Notes from the audiobook world.
>> Fourth: {...} First, when the “left” button is tapped during play, I
>> suggest that instead of jumping to the beginning of the file on the first
>> tap, as it does now, just jump pack a user-configurable number of seconds
>> back.
>Pretty much what my latest patch does, except instead of double-clicks, it
>remaps Previous and Next functionality to ON+LEFT and ON+RIGHT (respectivly).
> LEFT and RIGHT would then be used to jump ahead the amount of your ffwd/rev

Arrrgh!!! You guys are killing us with these two handed key combinations. I
can't safely do ON+LEFT when I'm driving. Or when the thing is in my pocket.
Going back a few seconds to grab something I missed when my attention drifts
is something I do a lot. The "backup" command might be the most used of any
for me, right up there with "ON". The click and double click method is soooo
intuitive. Please, pretty please do it that way.

John De Armond
Cleveland, Occupied TN
Received on 2004-03-22

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