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Subject: Re: GUI


From: Jochen Schulz <>
Date: Fri, 3 Mar 2006 16:12:29 +0100

Gabriel Meier:
> When I switch my iriver on, I don't want to see the file-structure of
> the disc, but want to have a choice on what to to, like
> - Play Music
> - Radio
> - Recorder
> - Browse Files
> - Settings

I think this is a neat idea, but it shouldn't break the current "switch
player on, press play to resume from where I left" behaviour. At least
this is the way I use my player most of the time. After that comes
browsing for files.

Which function do you expect behind "Play Music"? The WPS?

> This could be made with a text-interface as well, but a gui would put
> the finishing touches.

I am not sure about that. Ok, some icons may be nice, but screen space
is one of the rarest resources on the devices (even on the iriver) and
graphics use a lot of it.

My memories gild my life with rare transcendance.
[Agree]   [Disagree]

Received on 2006-03-03

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