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Subject: Re: FS#9873 - Utilise buttons for playlisting

Re: FS#9873 - Utilise buttons for playlisting

From: Paul Louden <>
Date: Fri, 06 Mar 2009 19:10:40 -0600

Jonathan Gordon wrote:
> Technical reasons why my objection stands:
> 1) the button isnt fully utilised, in the menu it does nothing.
And this can be fixed before the patch goes in. Nobody's saying it
should go in without being fixed to do something everywhere (or at
least, nobody should be0, we're just discussing whether "Insert" is
appropriate for the filetree.
> 2) even in the browsers its not fully used. what happens when its
> pressed on a .txt or .mpg?
What happens when "Play" is pressed when there's no resume data? When
"Stop" is pressed when music is already stopped? What good to the
"Insert" options do on filetypes that aren't music in the menu either?
There are plenty of cases where buttons have jobs that don't do anything
half, or any, of the time. Should we make "Stop" do something different
if the music is already stopped?
Received on 2009-03-07

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