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Subject: Re: Newbie questions
From: TP Diffenbach (
Date: 2003-02-15

3: Archos.mod, IIRC, is the binary for the Arechos Player. Did you configure to target the Player, Recorder, or Recorder FM?

2: I posted a mail on this list last week giving instructions on how to compile the Win32 simulator using MinGW. Look in the archives, or wait for me to post a web page tomorrow. (I'm sorry, I don't have a copy at hand.)

2.a: You will find the Win32 Simulator doesn't work well, because the key code doesn't capture key releases.

Quoting Steve Congrave <>:

> Hi
> Firstly not sure if this is the correct list as my Subscribe
> rockbox to
> majordomo resulted in a blank email being returned.
> Anyway, I am trying to setup a cygwin compiler for rockbox source
> so I
> can play around with it and hopefully learn something about it.
> However when I run cygwin.bat and run the ../tools/configure I get
> 2
> errors referring to a missing file credits.c - I extracted all of
> the
> source via CVS.
> Secondly I seem unable to compile a version for the uisimulator -
> loads
> of errors about i386 files not found when processing dependancies.
> How
> does uisimulator run under win32 (XP) - I have no Unix experience
> I'm
> afraid.
> Thirdly, when I run make I get 3 Archos files in the build-dir but
> none
> of the are called archos.mod - do I have to rename the binary - I
> can't
> find any instructions beyond runing Make and getting a binary.
> The
> instructions were writetn for someone with an understanding of
> these
> things and I'm afraid I have very little so starting from scratch
> here.
> Any guidance would be appreciated
> Steve
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