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Subject: Re: modifying Rockbox for disabled child

Re: modifying Rockbox for disabled child

From: Alex Parker <>
Date: Sun, 20 Oct 2013 16:44:40 +0100

On 20/10/13 16:40, Frank Gevaerts wrote:

>> It would also be helpful if he could not get into (or not change) the settings. Without these things that tempt him and then become huge sources of upset when he messes them up, he could just enjoy listening to his music.
> For the settings menu, you can disable it by using the "root menu order"
> setting. This isn't available from the settings menu itself but requires
> editing the configuration file itself from your computer. The
> configuration file is .rockbox/config.cfg
> See
> for details. You probably want that to be "bookmarks,files,database,wps,recording,radio,playlists,plugins,system_menu,shortcuts",
> although I imagine you might want to disable a few more while you're at
> it (maybe the System menu?).

Settings will always show up even if not in that list. However I would
imagine it should be pretty easy to disable in source while removing the
delete option.

Received on 2013-10-20

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