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Subject: Re: Calculator plugin for recorder is underway.

Re: Calculator plugin for recorder is underway.

From: Björn Stenberg <bjorn_at_haxx.se>
Date: Wed, 28 Apr 2004 12:41:41 +0200

Fred Maxwell wrote:
> I will go a bit further and say that *anything* not directly related to core
> audio player functionality should be a plug-in that one has to *add*, not
> something that has to be actively removed.

This is already the case today. Rockbox plugins are code that grabs the user interface and performs a single isolated task for the user. Such as a game, a text reader or a calendar.

Speech is core interface code, similar in purpose to the code that draws text to the screen. It cannot be moved to a plugin, since it has to run in parallell with the menus and other core code.

-- 
Björn
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