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Subject: Re: Newbie needs help
From: Justin Heiner (
Date: 2002-09-25

I'll agree with that, although I would like to mention that it is not a very
bright idea to use your rockbox on a motorcycle. Yes, it is a versitile piece
of hardware, but one would think that keeping track of the hazards on the road
would be more important than tunes while riding a motorcycle :-)


--- Robert Hak <> wrote:
> I'll be as gentle as possible.
> Read the FAQ.
> Specifically questions 47, 48 and 49.
> As for the memory I can't help you tehre.
> However, please be sure to read the posted documentation first before
> seeking help.
> /Adi
> On Tue, 24 Sep 2002 wrote:
> Be gentle guys, I am a newbie and need some help with my
> Archos 20GB recorder. I recently upgraded to the RockBox
> firmware (version 1.3) and noticed when I go into some of my
> larger directories I get a message that says "Directory Buffer
> Full". I have about 1,200 songs in one directory and
> somewhere around 700 in the other. I assume the problem is
> from me having too many files in one directory. Can someone
> tell me what the directory size limit is?
> I also am wondering what the negative side effects are of
> having the directory buffer overfull. Does this mean it won't
> play some songs if in the Random mode?
> And lastly, is there any possible way for me to add more
> memory to this unit? I use it on a motorcycle and it
> frequently locks up. I was hoping that I could resolve the
> lock up issue by adding more memory, maybe the Rockbox
> firmware will help ??
> Thanks,
> Fred H.
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