Rockbox mail archive
Subject: Re: find feature on rockbox..
From: Lucas (facted_at_hotmail.com)
Well, personally I was thinking that it would take a few seconds and it
would be useful to move a great deal through your different folders with
only one function. Instead of moving two or three directories backwards and
then fowards again 2 or 3 directories, one search could have you there in a
second. Then again, you'd have to type in the name of the artist or
song...so maybe not.
"Rune Wiinberg" <colourless_at_stud.ku.dk> wrote in message
> Well - a search through a 20 gig drive with my search plugin takes a
> of mins.
> I wouldn't exactly say that occasional use of the search plugin drains the
> battery. I mean, how often do you really need to find a file?
> / Rune
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Joseph Jones" <joe_at_bumpycarrot.cjb.net>
> To: "Rockbox development" <rockbox_at_cool.haxx.se>
> Sent: Monday, March 22, 2004 6:36 PM
> Subject: Re: find feature on rockbox..
> > I think the major problem is that it's a *very* HDD intensive operation.
> > I think of how much playing video kills the battery, and a search
> > function makes me cringe.
> > However, it should be an option for those who want to use it.
> > Joe
> > Chris Jernigan wrote:
> > > I am interested in using 'Rune's' search feature..
> > > any chance it will get ported to the new version of rockbox?
> > > I saw this discussed a few digests back, but wanted to followup.
> > >
> > > I do need the ability to search all my mp3's when I only
> > > have the rockbox standalone, or somehow make an index file,
> > > and maybe absync will do that and write a text INDEX file
> > > searchable on my rockbox.. then I can at least type
> > >
> > > search for 'ac/dc' or whatever and it will show me its here
> > > and in what subfolder, etc (I keep my songs sorted per directory
> > > now (per albums or genre)
> > >
> > > thanks
> > > c
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