Rockbox mail archiveSubject: Re: GUI
From: Glenn at home <GlennErvin_at_cableone.net>
Date: Sat, 4 Mar 2006 08:28:23 -0600
Thankfully that got scrapped.
That hieroglyphic thing has gone too far in society already!
----- Original Message -----
From: "Bluechip" <csbluechip_at_gmail.com>
To: "Rockbox" <rockbox_at_cool.haxx.se>
Sent: Friday, March 03, 2006 7:01 PM
Subject: Re: GUI
Significant moves were made toward this a couple of years back
...Gosh, wish I could remember who it was now.
The interface was all done with pictures (even the demo icons were quite
Not sure whatever happened to it - guess it got buried along with all
the other ideas of its era.
>does anybody know, if there are any plans for making a proper gui?
>I just switched to rockbox, and really appreciate its abilities compared
>to the iriver-firmeware, but I think usability is something that would
>help roxbock to beat iriver in every respect.
>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
>- Browse Files
>This could be made with a text-interface as well, but a gui would put
>the finishing touches.
>What do you think about this?
Received on 2006-03-04