Rockbox mail archiveSubject: Re: Record on start patch
Re: Record on start patch
From: Christi Alice Scarborough <christi_at_chiark.greenend.org.uk>
Date: Thu, 03 Feb 2005 16:11:14 +0000
Jerry Van Baren wrote:
> The patch looks good to me. I'll try it when I get home tonight. Thanks
> for putting it together.
> IIRC, in my personal hack, I added a call to recording_screen() in
> app_main() before browse_root(). This starts you up in the recording
> screen. If you press "OFF" to exit the recording screen, you will drop
> into the normal main menu screen system. Using my hack, to get back to
> the recording screen you have to traverse the normal menu rather than
> cycling through the "rec screen" -> "rec menu" -> "main menu" sequence.
> I don't know which is better... since you actually have a usable patch,
> I guess that makes your way better ;-). On the other hand, my UNTESTED!
> proposed variant (below) makes the menu sequence work the same as it
> currently does, with the exception that you start in the recording screen.
The reason I did it the way I did is that it makes the interface
consistent for the user, which I feel is important.
> P.S. Christi: You are missing the "i" in your emailer's "display name"
> setting, it is coming through as "Christ Alice Scarborough"
Thanks. I'll check that out.
Received on 2005-02-04