Requesting "instant doubles" function

Bug #408111 reported by Sean M. Pappalardo on 2009-08-02
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This bug affects 13 people
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
Mixxx
Wishlist
Matthew Nicholson

Bug Description

Requesting an "instant doubles" function which is a GUI button that basically copies the track, current pitch, position, cue points, loops, etc. from the current deck to another one. This would also allow for (limited) single-deck vinyl control since once you have a song going, you can instant-double it to another non-VC deck then use the VC-deck to cue up the next.

Changed in mixxx:
importance: Undecided → Wishlist
milestone: none → 1.8.0
RJ Skerry-Ryan (rryan) on 2010-02-01
Changed in mixxx:
milestone: 1.8.0 → 1.9.0
RJ Skerry-Ryan (rryan) on 2010-09-11
Changed in mixxx:
status: New → Confirmed
RJ Skerry-Ryan (rryan) on 2010-10-18
Changed in mixxx:
milestone: 1.9.0 → none
robzilla (z-rob-e) wrote :

Very important missing feature. Please prioritize.

Renedjenkins (renedjenkins) wrote :

Please add. Very needed.

Daniel Schürmann (daschuer) wrote :

We just need a contributor who has interest and time to implement it. It is not hard.

tags: added: easy
xerus (xerus2000) wrote :

I am interested in mixxx development and thought this might be a good place to start. Could I get a quick instruction on where to start? I have a few years of experience in Java/Kotlin but not in any C dialect.

Daniel Schürmann (daschuer) wrote :

Cool, thank you very much.
In general this is a good place to start:
https://www.mixxx.org/wiki/doku.php/bugfix_workflow

Here, it is probably the best to decide how to control the feature from GUI and controller.
Do you have a good idea?
Maybe this:
https://bugs.launchpad.net/mixxx/+bug/1277689

Daniel Schürmann (daschuer) wrote :

C++ is quite different from Java regarding the underlying technology, but it should be readable for you. I am happy to help you for the rest.

Implementation in progress https://github.com/mixxxdj/mixxx/pull/1892.

Changed in mixxx:
status: Confirmed → In Progress
assignee: nobody → Matthew Nicholson (iamcodemaker)
Be (be.ing) on 2019-02-08
Changed in mixxx:
status: In Progress → Fix Committed
milestone: none → 2.3.0

Added to the control docs on the wiki.

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