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Subject: Re: Rockbox comments and a suggestion

Re: Rockbox comments and a suggestion

From: Paul Erkens <>
Date: Mon, 4 Jun 2007 15:35:48 +0200

Hi Christy,

Agree. That would be awesome. I screwed up a few recordings, thinkint the
unit was recording while it was on pause, and vice versa. It would be very
helpful indeed. Great idea.

----- Original Message -----
From: "Christy Schulte" <>
To: "Rockbox" <>
Sent: Sunday, June 03, 2007 4:58 PM
Subject: Rockbox comments and a suggestion

> Hi,
> As some may remember, I'm Amy's roommate. She posted the other day that we
> finally, finally got rockbox working on the IAudio. I'm not sure if it was
> the build I was trying to use or something else. I suspect part of it was
> my
> not knowing a few things, for example that the IAudio has a very fast
> sleep
> timer, and the voice file that I was trying to use wasn't voicing
> everything. Anyway, once we got it working I played with it a bit, and I
> must say I am extremely impressed! I'm half tempted to get one myself,
> now.
> With both of us being blind, using this device with its default firmware
> would be impossible or at least horribly difficult, so I for one am
> grateful
> for all of the hard work that is put into Rockbox, especially for the
> voice
> functionality.
> I do have one suggestion that would make things even easier with the
> recording function. This may have been brought up before, but it would be
> great if the unit had some kind of auditory signal that recording was
> starting or stopping or pausing. Preferably different signals for each,
> but
> I'm not sure how hard or easy that would be. I've heard that the original
> firmware for the IAudio had some kind of beeps that Rockbox doesn't have,
> perhaps this could be incorporated? or have I heard wrong and this is
> something that the mechanics of the unit won't allow? Anyway it would just
> be very helpful since there is no speech in the recording screen.
> Thanks!
> Christy
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