Rockbox mail archiveSubject: Re: queue/insert with play button (party mode), patch 887081
Re: queue/insert with play button (party mode), patch 887081
From: Lucas <facted_at_hotmail.com>
Date: Sat, 17 Apr 2004 15:43:14 -0400
There is a patch already out there that lets you set the behavior of both
the play button and the right button. This is perfect as it allows you to do
what YOU want while allowing someone else the ability to change it to
something completely random that only is helpful for them.
"Dennis Lui" <dennis_at_thesilvercat.com> wrote in message
> here are my two cents...
> i think the right button should just emulate the "on+play" action
> >-- Original Message --
> >From: "Tim Elliott" <telliott_at_sigecom.net>
> >To: <Gajdos_at_metatem.net>, "'Rockbox development'" <rockbox_at_cool.haxx.se>
> >Date: Sat, 17 Apr 2004 12:31:00 -0500
> >Subject: RE: queue/insert with play button (party mode), patch 887081
> >Reply-To: Rockbox development <rockbox_at_cool.haxx.se>
> >Thanks for the feature. I love it. It's great for adding single tracks
> >we do need to be able to add folders with a single key since on-play is
> >cumbersome when working with one hand free.
> >Also, when starting with a playlist (from stop), can we just play it,
> >instead of inserting? We aren't preserving the last dynamic playlist from
> >stop anyway unless we save it to a permanent file from the "playlist
> >options" menu, or press "on" to resume the current (last) playlist, which
> >can add to all we want while playing.
> >If it's too hard to have the buttons act differently for different file
> >types, it's nod big deal.
> >Thanks again,
> >-----Original Message-----
> >From: rockbox-bounces_at_cool.haxx.se [mailto:rockbox-bounces_at_cool.haxx.se]
> >Behalf Of Gajdos_at_metatem.net
> >Sent: Friday, April 16, 2004 7:24 PM
> >To: Rockbox development
> >Subject: Re: queue/insert with play button (party mode), patch 887081
> >On Thu, 15 Apr 2004 at 16:50, Tim Elliott wrote:
> >> I am grateful this is finally being worked on. I understand that PLAY
> >> RIGHT BUTTON can do the same or different things.
> >> I would like right button to do what it does now, when the cursor is
> >> a folder. Enter into the folder so that Play can queue/insert the
> >> entire folder when pressed on a folder.
> >I'd like that too, and might make another setting for that, but the
> >ON+PLAY way to do it is not so cumbersome...
> >> I like the fact that we are doing away with immediate play (and trash
> >> the playlist) from the browser.
> >It has annoyed me too for quite some time.
> >> We can still queue/insert next, then skip to the song from WPS to hear
> >> song right away, while preserving the playlist.
> >Or, you can map the "Queue next and Play" option to either PLAY or RIGHT
> >to do it for you. In patch 935682, that is.
> >> Could someone post a UCL with the patch, for the programming
> >Fresh ucl and ajz files with patch 935682 applied can be found under
Received on 2004-04-17