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authorNils Wallménius <>2006-06-06 15:54:11 +0000
committerNils Wallménius <>2006-06-06 15:54:11 +0000
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parent5208d38bb3bd9ccac9e6dd3eb61119112e1360c6 (diff)
(1) Cleaned up and corrected \opts for plugin inclusion. (2) Updated vumeter buttonmap (3) Updated sudoku section. (4) Updated and corrected Pacbox buttonmap and added ipod video screenshot.
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@@ -1,12 +1,21 @@
-To play Sudoku you need sudoku games stored as .ss files (see links below).
-Once you have your .ss file just open it in the normal file browser to start playing.
+Sudoku in Rockbox is implemented as both a plugin and a viewer.
+When you start Sudoku in plugin mode from the \setting{Browse Plugins} menu, a random
+game will be generated automatically, and an estimate of its difficulty
+(very easy, easy, medium, hard or fiendish) will be displayed on the screen.
+New games can be generated from the \setting{Generate} menu option.
+When you use Sudoku as a viewer for playing pre-generated Sudoku games.
+You need sudoku games stored (one game per file) in text files with the
+\fname{.ss} extension (see links below). You then browse these games using the
+normal \setting{File Browser}, and open the file to launch Sudoku.
You can create and save your own grids under the \setting{New} menu option.
Press the menu button when you have finished and enter the full path
-to save to including the .ss extension (e.g. \fname{/sudoku/}).
+to save to including the \fname{.ss} extension (e.g. \fname{/sudoku/}).
-\textbf{The thing on the left (AKA the scratchpad)}\\
+\subsubsection{The thing on the left (AKA the scratchpad)}
When you play sudoku on paper most people like to mark numbers in
cells that are possible candidates for the cells.
This can be done with the column on the left. Change the number
@@ -17,39 +26,40 @@ These are \emph{NOT} saved when saving the game.
- \opt{RECORDER_PAD,ONDIO_PAD,h1xx,h300,x5}{Direction keys}
- \opt{IPOD_4G_PAD}{\ButtonScrollFwd/\ButtonScrollBack}
+ {\ButtonUp, \ButtonDown, \ButtonLeft, \ButtonRight}
+ \opt{IPOD_4G_PAD}{\ButtonScrollFwd/\ButtonScrollBack}
& Move the cursor\\
- \opt{h1xx,h300}{\ButtonSelect/\ButtonOn}
- \opt{IPOD_4G_PAD}{\ButtonLeft/\ButtonRight}
+ \opt{IRIVER_H100_PAD,IRIVER_H300_PAD}{\ButtonSelect/\ButtonOn}
+ \opt{IPOD_4G_PAD}{\ButtonLeft/\ButtonRight}
+ \opt{IAUDIO_X5_PAD}{\ButtonSelect}
& Change number under the cursor\\
\opt{ONDIO_PAD}{Long press on \ButtonMenu}
- \opt{h1xx,h300}{\ButtonMode}
+ \opt{IRIVER_H100_PAD,IRIVER_H300_PAD}{\ButtonMode}
- \opt{x5}{\ButtonPlay}
+ \opt{IAUDIO_X5_PAD}{\ButtonPlay}
& Open Menu\\
- \opt{h1xx,h300,x5}{\ButtonRec}
+ \opt{IRIVER_H100_PAD,IRIVER_H300_PAD,IAUDIO_X5_PAD}{\ButtonRec}
& Add/Remove number to scratchpad\\
- \opt{RECORDER_PAD,ONDIO_PAD,h1xx,h300}{\ButtonOff}
- \opt{x5}{\ButtonPower}
+ \opt{IAUDIO_X5_PAD}{\ButtonPower}
\opt{IPOD_4G_PAD}{Menu $\rightarrow$ Quit}
& Quit\\
-Some places where can you can find .ss files:
+Some places where can you can find \fname{.ss} files:
\item Simple Sudoku (Advanced Puzzle Packs 1 and 2 located near the bottom of that page):