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Subject: RE: Notes from the audiobook world.

RE: Notes from the audiobook world.

From: Touillaud Nicolas <>
Date: Mon, 22 Mar 2004 17:42:10 +0100

What about using up and down for "quick jump" ?
I can't check that these keys aren't used (or usable...) in the WPS (I
remember there are combos, like for pitch control) but this could be an
alternative to 2 handed combinations.


-----Message d'origine-----
De : Neon John []
Envoyé : lundi 22 mars 2004 16:56
À : Rockbox development
Objet : Re: Notes from the audiobook world.

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
> LEFT and RIGHT would then be used to jump ahead the amount of your
>ffwd/rev setting.

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
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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