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Subject: Re: Releasing the android app (was: The next release version)

Re: Releasing the android app (was: The next release version)

From: Hayden Pearce <>
Date: Mon, 26 Sep 2011 23:17:45 +1300

On 26 September 2011 23:15, <> wrote:

> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: [mailto:rockbox-dev-
> >] On Behalf Of Thomas Martitz
> > Sent: 26 September 2011 10:44
> > To: Rockbox development
> > Subject: Re: Releasing the android app (was: The next release version)
> >
> > Furthermore, every guy I installed Rockbox for liked it. The UI isn't as
> horrible
> > as some people think and the features are just awesome, so I don't see
> why
> > we should not release (tbh, my list spacing patch was applied on all
> > installations ;) ).
> This is the exact opposite reaction of everyone else I've shown it to.
> Everyone has said words to the effect of "Urgh, why is it so ugly?", and
> uninstalled it pretty quickly.
> As Bjorn has already said, I don't want to take anything away from the
> fantastic work you've already done on the platform - but I don't think it's
> in a state where it would impress new users who've never seen Rockbox
> before.
> Bryan
> (PS - Sorry kugel, can't use my gmail account from work - so you'll have to
> put up with the annoying disclaimer still!)
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It's ugly because my theme work isn't committed yet ;)

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