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Subject: Re: Difficulty knowing whether I'm on "record" or "pause"

Re: Difficulty knowing whether I'm on "record" or "pause"

From: BlueChip <>
Date: Tue, 21 Dec 2004 15:29:41 +0000

>>Hi, I have the same problem, and the only way I've found round it is
>>this, get to the recording screen option on the menu, then press the play
>>button twice.
>Yes. Once to get to the recording screen, and then one more time to
>start the recording. Not *that* complicated, imho, but of course it gets
>more complicated when you want to do several recordings without audio feedback.
>>If the developers could somehow change the voice prompts so they say
>>"recording" when it's activated, and "pause record when in that mode
>>or something similar, it would help very much.
>That is unfortunately not possible, since the MAS chip can't play MP3 data
>when in recording mode.

What would prevent Rockbox from flicking over to "play mode", saying
"recording" and then flicking back to "record mode" and start ...there
would obviously be a 1 second(ish) delay before recording started - but I
get the feeling that the blind-users would be prepared to pay that price?


Received on 2004-12-21

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