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Subject: Re: Rombox: won't charge when batteries are dead
From: Chris Holt (
Date: 2003-07-12

On Fri, 11 Jul 2003 22:01:13 -0400, James DuRant wrote:
> I listened to music today until the batteries ran out. When I plugged
> in the charger, I guess the batteries didn't have enough power to start
> the rockbox charging routine (the archos charging routine would
> normally start if I didn't have rockbox flashed to rom). Rockbox will
> constantly flash on and off until ATA error 31 comes to the screen. I
> guess I will just buy some new batteries, but it would be a good rombox
> feature to not allow the batteries go down too low, or allow the
> charging routine to be invoked very early. Anybody got any tips other
> than just buying new batteries for me? Thanks, James

And what happens if you hold F1?


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