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Subject: Re: "Now Playing" Menu Entry

Re: "Now Playing" Menu Entry

From: Paul Louden <>
Date: Tue, 16 Jan 2007 15:55:56 -0600

Michael pointed you to a thread that very fully explains the
opposition. Very fully. The patch itself is a convenience one. It
doesn't even reduce the number of keypresses necessary to get to the
WPS, all it does is add a second button to do something that is
already done by a first button, while at the same time making life
more difficult for blind users.

On 1/16/07, Ryan Sawhill <> wrote:
> I really really really wish I knew what the opposition to committing this
> patch is.
> It's been so useful for so long.
> On 1/16/07, Michael DiFebbo <> wrote:
> > Manuel Dejonghe wrote:
> > >
> > > I thought of adding a menu entry that brings you back to the WPS. This
> > > could be helpful for ipod-firmware used people.
> >
> > I recommend mapping the PLAY button to go to the WPS from
> > the menu system. The PLAY button is unused in the menu
> > system, so it would be easier and faster than having a menu
> > item, plus this would make navigation of the menus more
> > consistent with navigation of the file browser.
> >
> > There is discussion of this in Flyspray #5294.
> >
Received on 2007-01-16

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