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Jason Holtzapple
2004-08-31, 06:49
--- Stuart <stuart (AT) stu (DOT) org.uk> wrote:
> Jason Holtzapple wrote:
>
> > PowerSave is an "energy-saver" type plugin that will turn your players off
> > after a specified amount of idle time.
>
> Thanks for the new PlugIn Jason. Am I right in thinking that it will
> only power down, after x minutes of inactivity AND nothing is being
> played?

Yes.

> It would be nice to have an option so that it will shutdown
> even if something is being played. I'm thinking of the scenario where I
> have dropped off to sleep listening to a radio stream!

I will add an option for the next release. Is a 2 hour maximum PowerSave
time long enough, or is some longer interval needed?

Thanks
--Jason

Stuart
2004-08-31, 14:18
>>It would be nice to have an option so that it will shutdown
>>even if something is being played. I'm thinking of the scenario where I
>>have dropped off to sleep listening to a radio stream!
>>
>>
>
>I will add an option for the next release. Is a 2 hour maximum PowerSave
>time long enough, or is some longer interval needed?
>
>


1 hour is fine for me, so 2 hours is ample. It would be nice if there
was a discreet sound 30 seconds before switch-off…. but maybe that’s to
much to ask for :)

Stuart.