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Subject: Re: 1.4 not recognized
From: Björn Stenberg (bjorn_at_haxx.se)
Date: 2002-10-18


Greg Haerr wrote:
> 1. The default menu setting doesn't show .fnt and .lng files,
> so the user can't see them even if they're on disk. There's
> no mention in the release notes that this option must be turned
> on to "activate" fonts or languages.

Right, that was a mistake.

> 2. The recorder-1.4 zip file, unlike the player, doesn't have a
> pre-built .rockbox directory, everything is in the root dir.

Umm, no:

labb:download>unzip -l rockbox-1.4-recorder.zip
Archive: rockbox-1.4-recorder.zip
  Length Date Time Name
 -------- ---- ---- ----
   149458 10-10-02 23:53 ajbrec.ajz
        0 10-11-02 00:01 .rockbox/
      100 10-10-02 23:53 .rockbox/8_lines.wps
     2359 10-10-02 23:54 .rockbox/dansk.lng
     2624 10-10-02 23:54 .rockbox/deutsch.lng
       55 10-10-02 23:54 .rockbox/system.wps
     2209 10-10-02 23:54 .rockbox/english.lng
     2460 10-10-02 23:54 .rockbox/espanol.lng
     2683 10-10-02 23:54 .rockbox/francais.lng
     2649 10-10-02 23:54 .rockbox/italiano.lng
     2497 10-10-02 23:54 .rockbox/nederlands.lng
     2343 10-10-02 23:54 .rockbox/svenska.lng
     2446 10-10-02 23:54 .rockbox/turkce.lng
     2656 10-10-02 23:54 .rockbox/wallisertitsch.lng
     4292 10-10-02 23:55 .rockbox/rockbox_default.fnt
     4516 10-10-02 23:56 .rockbox/uwe_prop.fnt
     2948 10-10-02 23:56 .rockbox/chicago12.fnt
     4532 10-10-02 23:56 .rockbox/atadore.fnt
    25426 10-10-02 23:56 .rockbox/FAQ.txt
     3940 10-11-02 00:01 .rockbox/5x7.fnt
 -------- -------
   220193 20 files
labb:download>unzip -l rockbox-1.4-player-old.zip
Archive: rockbox-1.4-player-old.zip
  Length Date Time Name
 -------- ---- ---- ----
    77634 10-11-02 00:09 archos.mod
        0 10-11-02 00:09 .rockbox/
       47 10-11-02 00:09 .rockbox/system.wps
     2359 10-10-02 23:54 .rockbox/dansk.lng
     2624 10-10-02 23:54 .rockbox/deutsch.lng
     2209 10-10-02 23:54 .rockbox/english.lng
     2460 10-10-02 23:54 .rockbox/espanol.lng
     2683 10-10-02 23:54 .rockbox/francais.lng
     2649 10-10-02 23:54 .rockbox/italiano.lng
     2497 10-10-02 23:54 .rockbox/nederlands.lng
     2343 10-10-02 23:54 .rockbox/svenska.lng
     2446 10-10-02 23:54 .rockbox/turkce.lng
     2656 10-10-02 23:54 .rockbox/wallisertitsch.lng
    25426 10-10-02 23:56 .rockbox/FAQ.txt
 -------- -------
   128033 14 files
labb:download>

> Perhaps all file extensions should be shown when in the .rockbox
> directory, and the .rockbox directory is always visible, regardless
> of the filesystem-wide menu setting...?

Well, the reason we're calling it .rockbox is exactly so it *won't* be visible unless you want to see it.

-- 
Björn



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