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Subject: Re: More Responsive Track Switching

Re: More Responsive Track Switching

From: Linus Nielsen Feltzing <>
Date: Thu, 17 Feb 2005 23:39:25 +0100

Noah Smith wrote:
> Also, if the prebuffer is kept as short as possible, say 4 or 5 seconds,
> then perhaps this won't be too much of an issue. People usually have to hear
> at least a few seconds before deciding to keep or skip a track.

I guess you are right. However, due to the way the MP3 buffering works
in Rockbox today, adding this prebuffer would be quite complicated. My
personal opinion is that it isn't worth it.

Received on 2005-02-17

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