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Subject: Re: charging questions

Re: charging questions

From: Linus Nielsen Feltzing <>
Date: Mon, 26 Jun 2006 11:38:12 +0200

James Teh wrote:
> Sorry, this is not what I meant. The idle timeout does indeed trigger as
> it should when the charger is disconnected, but my point is that the
> user should be able to shut down Rockbox while on charge and then
> disconnect with Rockbox powering off upon disconnect. At present, the
> user either has to power down manually or waste battery power waiting
> for Rockbox to idle timeout, and if the idle timeout is set very high or
> disabled, this will never happen.

I don't get it. Why would it be so much more difficult to shut down the
player after charging it than while it is charging? And why even
consider waiting for the idle timeout instead of shutting it down
manually? I'm confused.

Received on 2006-06-26

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