Rockbox mail archiveSubject: Re: Iriver: Limiting first buffering action after a manual track change...
Re: Iriver: Limiting first buffering action after a manual track change...
From: Miika Pekkarinen <miipekk_at_ihme.org>
Date: Fri, 10 Jun 2005 16:44:41 +0300 (EEST)
Great idea, done.
-- Miika Pekkarinen <miipekk_at_ihme.org> On Fri, 10 Jun 2005, Martin Borus wrote: > Here's another Iriver comment: > > When I select a non-buffered track manually my Iriver H140 usually > buffers data for 20 or more seconds. So when I'm usure what to listen > to and change tracks a lot, there's HD access all of the time, much of > it unneccassy. > > How about starting the buffer with a minute worth of music and then > fill it fully > on the next buffering, if I leave the unit running untouched? > > IMO this could save energy. As an added bonus it could also insure the > unit against dropping: > After deciding on what to hear I usually put the Iriver back into my > pocket. During this time the risk of accidentally dropping the unit is > highest - and I'd prefer the HD not to spin if this happens... > > What do you think? > > Martin > > _______________________________________________ > http://cool.haxx.se/mailman/listinfo/rockbox > _______________________________________________ http://cool.haxx.se/mailman/listinfo/rockboxReceived on 2005-06-10