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Subject: Re: "-._.-" Audio_3587 - Public Release "-._.-"

Re: "-._.-" Audio_3587 - Public Release "-._.-"

From: Rocker <>
Date: Fri, 11 Jun 2004 12:32:33 -0600

Blue Chip (Mark)? wrote:
Yes, I also need to write a blind-friendly version of the manual, with no
ansi art.

rocker says:

Thanks dude! It is extremely refreshing to hear that accessibility will be
considered from the start and not included as an after thought.

God bless Ray Charles!


----- Original Message -----
From: "BlueChip" <>
To: "Rockbox development" <>
Sent: Wednesday, June 09, 2004 5:41 PM
Subject: RE: "-._.-" Audio_3587 - Public Release "-._.-"

At 20:33 09/06/04, you wrote:
>|May I quote from the release notes:
>|"The FULL documentation is not yet finished, but there has
>|been quite some demand on me to get this released. Be assured
>|comprehensive documentation is on it's way."
>I was not being critical of your work, just that it's too complex to guess
>your way around...

Yes, I also need to write a blind-friendly verion of the manual, with no
ansi art.

>|>And, more seriously
>|>It has completely locked up my FMR! I hit OFF to stop the current
>|>track - it didn't... I held OFF to reset the box, it ignored it...
>|>After about 1 minute it finally stopped playing the track (I suspect
>|>the MP3 buffer exhausted?)
>|>I had to remove the battery lid to switch it off!
>|I cannot understand how a plug-in could possibly disable the
>|hardware off-switch.
>|But if I have managed it, I have a fantastic use for it ;)
>|Could you please give me step-by-step instruction of how to
>|make it happen so I can fix this immediately.
>I cannot give EXACT instructions, but I have managed to crash my FMR
>three since by doing something along the lines of :
>ROLO to your build
>F2 to reset
>AVC 20ms
>Stereo Separtion: Custom Leftbox 1.000 Topbox 0.125
> Rightbox 1.000 Btmbox 0.125
>MDB : top hex figure 3F:40
> Height = 71
> Start of curve = 30
> End of Curve = 110
>I then exit back to the file browser, and select a track
>Start and stop it a number of times
>Press and hold OFF
>Screen drops back to track listing, and quiet high pitched tone is heard in
>the headphones, the unit is now frozen...
>It may be that I have chosen a really stupid set of values, I was not
>for maximum quality - just playing to see what changed what....

OMG! I have NO idea! LOL (not funny)

First off, it should be impossible to choose bad values.

Second (purely for interest) you may note that on the sep screen you also
have a +/- option.

Taking the bottom line of the screen to read:

L~ (-) [1.000] -> ||<

The "L"eft channel of the mp3 "~"Waveform is
"(-)"inverted and multipled by "[1.000]"
and "->"sent-to the "||<"Right-Speaker

You say:

>ROLO to your build
>F2 to reset
>AVC 20ms

do you mean:
ROLO your build
execute plugin from browser
f2/yes to reset
F1 to exit?

Could you please clarify a little further - it is important to me to find
this and fix it :)

Also ...At the point in time that it crashes, what is displayed on the

Cheers for the feedback dude, much appreciated :)


>Hope this helps


Received on 2004-06-11

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