Rockbox mail archiveSubject: Re: Rockbox FAQ for the blind
Re: Rockbox FAQ for the blind
From: Christi Alice Scarborough <christi_at_chiark.greenend.org.uk>
Date: Thu, 24 Jun 2004 01:10:23 +0100
Aman Singer wrote:
> Very nice FAQ, and it's a great idea
> There are fully accessible flash and CD based players (four times
> the cost, three quarters of the functionality, one eightieth to one quarter
> the storage space), so the above isn't so.
I didn't know that. Corrected.
> When describing the units, you don't mention the jacks. I'd have
> liked to see that when I got both my units, and would have absolutely loved
> to see it had I not had a sighted person around at the time.
Thanks. I've edited your text slightly and added it as a new question.
My old Player, which I no longer have so can't verify for certain,
also had a line-in jack which I've added. I assume this was present on
the recorder version 1 too.
> However, even on the V2/FM, one is above the
> other. You might want to use that, instead of right and left, or make a new
> section for original recorders.
As you as you release something, you realise there's about a zillion
mistakes in it. This was one I'd caught and fixed in the time between
sending my mail and receiving yours. *smile*
> Between is misspelled, and recorderfm is pronounced recorderfum. FM
> recorder brings it closer to a more usual pronunciation, and the FM firmware
> is labelled fmrecorder on the daily page.
Thanks for pointing that out. Changed.
> The screen reader will say "play star two" or "up star 4", which may
> be confusing to some. If you want to put it in a less space hungry format,
And I chose '*' because I realised it would misread 'x' as the letter
instead of 'times'. Fixed.
Thanks very much for the feedback. It's very helpful.
Received on 2004-06-24