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Subject: RE: another 8MB upgrade success story
From: TP Diffenbach (rockbox_at_diffenbach.org)
Date: 2003-03-19


Why do you prefer to have rockbox dynamically recognize your memory size, rather than build for a particular size?

Quoting Leif Sawyer <lsawyer_at_gci.com>:

> I could really use that 8M upgrade, and knowing that the code
> "just knew" how to deal with that would make my life simpler.
> (Of course, i still have to get the upgrade.. :-( )
>
>
> It sounds like the first thing is just to outline exactly what
> buffer changes need to take place, reserve a few bytes in memory
> for 'hardcoding' these values, then adjusting them if we find
> more than 2M. ( X << 4 , or whatever the local equivalent is to
> quickly multiply by 4, as that's the difference..)
>
> Would that be a reasonable approach?
>
>
>

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