Rockbox mail archiveSubject: Re: FS#9873 - Utilise buttons for playlisting
Re: FS#9873 - Utilise buttons for playlisting
From: Jonathan Gordon <jdgordy_at_gmail.com>
Date: Fri, 6 Mar 2009 17:21:36 -0800
2009/3/6 Paul Louden <paulthenerd_at_gmail.com>:
> 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
>> 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
pressing play will say "nothing to resume"... and its impossible to
get the insert options unless it actually is insertable.
Received on 2009-03-07