FS#1028 - Add current playing track to 1 of 10 files

Attached to Project: Rockbox
Opened by David L. Reis (bu88a1) - Thursday, 06 March 2003, 19:53 GMT
Last edited by Blue Chip (bluechip) - Sunday, 20 June 2004, 02:07 GMT
Task Type Patches
Category Plugins
Status Closed
Assigned To No-one
Operating System
Severity Very Low
Priority Low
Reported Version
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 100%
Votes 0
Private No


This is intended to replace patch # 697340 submitted
anonymously by me. It can be removed.

Patch from daily build # 20030306

Works for Recorder Only!

allows you to add the currently playing track to 1 of 6

File 1 - A playlist containing your favs.

~Hot Picks.m3u

File # 2 - 6 - Accessory files to track certain songs
could be used to store possible deletes, edits, etc.

~UsrFlg1.txt thru ~UsrFlg5.txt

From WPS screen:

Press F3

Presented with screen:

Add Track To:

~UsrFlg1 ~HotLst

<< >>

Press >> or << to add currently playing track to
selected file.

Sucess responds with

<< OK >>

Works great for reviewing a long playlist such as
the /root.m3u.

Also up and down buttons will change the number of the
~UsrFlg1.txt file 1-5 available.
This task depends upon

Closed by  Dominik Riebeling (bluebrother)
Friday, 25 August 2006, 23:20 GMT
Reason for closing:  Out of Date
Additional comments about closing:  playlist catalog can do this.
Comment by David L. Reis (bu88a1) - Monday, 24 March 2003, 14:15 GMT

Some changes to functionality.

If F3 from WPS .. no change

if F3 from Dir Browse

add currently viewed filename to ~UsrFlg1-5.txt or

Comment by David L. Reis (bu88a1) - Tuesday, 22 April 2003, 17:21 GMT


Newest patch file 04-22-03 HotList.patch

Comment by David L. Reis (bu88a1) - Friday, 23 May 2003, 13:59 GMT

Updated patch against 5-23-2003 cvs

Comment by Björn Stenberg (zagor) - Wednesday, 04 June 2003, 14:01 GMT

Nice feature, but the patch is unacceptable in this condition
for two reasons:

1: It hijacks the UI. That must wait for the new UI order.

2: It works on recorder only, due to #1... There is no reason
this can't work on players, given a more flexible UI approach.
Use the simulator to test it on players if you don't have the
Comment by David L. Reis (bu88a1) - Monday, 21 July 2003, 19:49 GMT

Updated patch against 7-21-2003 cvs
Comment by David L. Reis (bu88a1) - Thursday, 31 July 2003, 13:45 GMT

Converted to add_track.rock

Left side selections Right side selections

DEL.TXT HotLst1.m3u - HotLst5.m3u

Off button cancels selection.

Comment by David L. Reis (bu88a1) - Wednesday, 06 August 2003, 14:21 GMT

This patch has been changed to operate as a pluggin.

New File apps/pluggins/add_track.c
Comment by Hugh Mann (wrybread) - Saturday, 16 August 2003, 22:43 GMT

Why isn't this file in the daily builds? I've been using it,
incredibly useful....
Comment by David L. Reis (bu88a1) - Tuesday, 19 August 2003, 13:34 GMT

Compiled Add_Track Rock added to downloadable files
Comment by David L. Reis (bu88a1) - Thursday, 18 September 2003, 14:09 GMT

added patch binarys that hijack the F3 key from the WPS
screen and starts add_track.rock

Files include:

rockbox.ucl flashable binary
ajbrec.ajz rolo-able binary
Comment by Blue Chip (bluechip) - Sunday, 20 June 2004, 02:07 GMT

I am getting request to include this in the audio-3587 build
until rockbox acquires the power to absorb these changes.

Is the core patch code available?