Rockbox mail archiveSubject: Re: rockbox and the player of archos...questions
From: Daniel Stenberg (daniel_at_haxx.se)
On Mon, 2 Jun 2003, Martin wrote:
> 1) I have heard that you can wake up with music with the recorder (FM) is
Rockbox is not a driver, it is a full replacement firmware. Rockbox doesn't
> 2) How is it with recharge, is the recharging process different on the
There are three (3) different Archos models. We tend to refer to them as
The player and the fm recorders have the charging done by hardware, but the
> 3) Can i have it on recharge all the time
Yes you can.
> do i need to take out the batteries
To do what?
> can it run without batteries
No. It always runs on batteries.
> 4) Is there anything rockbox have done about the rechargeprocess.
Yes, we make charging possible on recorders. On the other models there's
> and what have you (they) done about saving the battery....concrete
Read the source. To mention a few: we use an as big buffer as possible, spin
> 5) How sturdy is the player of archos...are they liability to
I'd say similar to other products of its kind.
> 6) Is it easy to change harddrive and batteries on the recorder FM, exactly
You can't change batteries on the FM yourself, as you can't get any
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