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Subject: Re: "New cool feature" request :)
From: BoD (
Date: 2003-03-19

I'm soooooooooo disapointed :)
This would have been too cool.


Andrew Jamieson wrote:
> > We have a single disk connected to two disk controllers: The Archos
> > CPU
> and the USB-storage chip. It is impossible to have both controllers
> access the disk at the same time. Chaos, corrupted disks and possible
> destroyed hardware would be the result.
> >
> True, but with the ISD300 (recorder) it _is_ possible to pause PC
> based disk activity, do something to the disk via the SH1, then
> resume PC based activity. Of course, if that 'something' is to
> delete the file the PC is accessing, then you're in the shit.
> And this does nothing for the fact that leaving the USB connected is
> not entirely good for the batteries.

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