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Subject: Re: alarm

Re: alarm

From: Stephan Seitz <>
Date: Sun, 17 Sep 2006 14:05:19 +0200

On Sun, Sep 17, 2006 at 09:03:41PM +1000, victor rajewski wrote:
>I'm working on a plugin to provide alarm-clock like functionality for
>any device with an RTC.

My question should not stop you from working on your plugin, but who
would use it, I wonder?

You would need external speakers. I don’t know of any person who is able
to sleep with headphones.

You would probably need a power supply for your device because it is
running the whole time and you don’t want to oversleep because the
battery is discharged.

Which device supports a good RTC? At least my iRiver 340 doesn’t have a
clock I would like to rely on. Any device with a radio controlled clock

Since small radio controlled clocks are quite cheap and not so power
hungry I always prefer those.

Your snooze feature is quite nice but again who can sleep with

Shade and sweet water!


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