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Subject: Re: charging questions

Re: charging questions

From: Jens Arnold <>
Date: 2006-06-25

On 24.06.2006, James Teh wrote:

> Jens Arnold wrote:
>>> wonder why Rockbox doesn't drop the user into the charging
>>> screen when the user requests a power down instead of
>>> leaving them in the browser/WPS.
>> This is by design. There is no difference in letting it
>> charge in a special charging screen and letting it charge in
>> the browser. So why bother having a special charging screen?
> Actually, I did think of one reason. Currently, if you
> disconnect the charger, because the main Rockbox application
> is loaded, it will not power off until idle timeout, so you
> have to disconnect and then power off. The charging screen

If that's the case, it's a bug. The idle timeout is suppressd as
long as the charger is connected. If you disconnect the charger,
rockbox should power off after the idle timeout.

Regards, Jens
Received on Sun Jun 25 22:24:20 2006

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