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Subject: Re: Automatic multi-resume feature for podcasts and audiobooks (FS#11748)

Re: Automatic multi-resume feature for podcasts and audiobooks (FS#11748)

From: Frank Gevaerts <>
Date: Tue, 4 Jan 2011 14:45:17 +0100

On Tue, Jan 04, 2011 at 02:38:50PM +0100, Marcin Bukat wrote:
> > * Sometimes, no bookmark was created on power-off.
> >
> > -Bug, not a reason to implement a new redundant system. Fix the bug if it's
> > a problem.
> >
> It's not a bug it's a feature :-)
> Rockbox refuse to write data to disk if battery voltage drops below
> dangerous level defined in target specific powermgmt-xxx.c file.
> This is to prevent filesystem corruption which could occur if hard
> power down happens in the middle of writing data to the disk.

True, but that reasoning is equally valid for things stored in the


> Marcin

"Debugging is twice as hard as writing the code in the first place.
Therefore, if you write the code as cleverly as possible, you are,
by definition, not smart enough to debug it." - Brian W. Kernighan
Received on 2011-01-04

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