Rockbox mail archiveSubject: RE: queue/insert with play button (party mode), patch 887081
RE: queue/insert with play button (party mode), patch 887081
From: Tim Elliott <telliott_at_sigecom.net>
Date: Sat, 17 Apr 2004 14:46:14 -0500
I think you are missing the point of simplicity. I want to do the same
thing you want. I just don't want the menu. We choose the most frequently
used option in the setup.
While playing, I want to queue/insert a file or folder with a single key
press (no menu).
While stopped, I want to start plying a file or folder with a single key
press, creating a new dynamic playlist, or resume the previous dynamic
playlist by pressing "ON". This is similar to the current default Rockbox
build except we still have to access the on+play to insert a folder and
start playing it. I would like to do that with a single press of "play".
From: rockbox-bounces_at_cool.haxx.se [mailto:rockbox-bounces_at_cool.haxx.se] On
Behalf Of Dennis Lui
Sent: Saturday, April 17, 2004 2:18 PM
To: scott; Rockbox development
Subject: RE: queue/insert with play button (party mode), patch 887081
if right were "on+play," you could still get into directories by pressing
the play button, right??
i usually just make playlists on my PC using winamp. i do like the idea
of using one button to insert a song at the end of the current playlist,
however there are many times that i want to listen to a particular song
without stopping the current playlist. basically, i use the insert/queue
and insert next/queue next functions a lot more than i use insert last/queue
last. does that make sense??
i just want a quicker way to get to the playlist options menu (the one that
gives you the insert/queue functions) than pressing "on+play." whether
this is attained by pressing "play" or "right" while in the directory
make too much of a difference.
>-- Original Message --
>Date: Sat, 17 Apr 2004 11:43:07 -0700 (PDT)
>From: scott <die_pokemon_die123_at_yahoo.com>
>Subject: RE: queue/insert with play button (party mode), patch 887081
>To: dennis_at_thesilvercat.com, Rockbox development <rockbox_at_cool.haxx.se>
>--- Dennis Lui <dennis_at_thesilvercat.com> wrote:
>> i think the right button should just emulate the "on+play" action
>i would much rather right stay the same and play be insert last. as it
>i never use play in the
>dir browser--i use right, because my finger's already over it from when
>went into the directory.
>also, if right were on+play, how would we go into directories? this also
>allows us to insert
>entire directories with just one button.
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Received on 2004-04-17