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Subject: RE: Archos Jukebox/Studio USB cables for $1
From: Chris Muth (rockbox_at_muth.cc)
Ok, I'll bite.
Thanks for the tip, Fred.
By the way, are you the Fred Maxwell of I-Opener hacking fame?
On 9/27/03 at 2:04 PM Fred Maxwell wrote:
>Would it kill you people to say "thanks"?
>I posted the message about the $1 cables, thinking that it would help
>people. There have been 15 replies in the thread (other than the one from
>me) and the only person who had the courtesy to say "thanks" was Eric Hart
>-- to whom I say "you're welcome."
>As to the other messages, one said that he had the FM recorder and that the
>cable wouldn't work for him (see subject?). The next one said that the
>cable I recommended may not work for USB 2.0 (untrue) and that another
>vendor also carried cables (great if I need a 10' long cable for my
>The next poster wanted an A-B adapter cable that was 1/2" - 1" long.
>Subsequent messages included misinformation about USB cable specs,
>corrections to those postings, and questions about USB cable specs. We had
>messages about how people carried their cords in the neoprene pouch pocket
>(yeah, that's a revelation), how another person didn't have room because of
>the remote being in the pouch. Yet another said that they used the cables
>that came with their Sony videocamera and Olympus digital camera.
>But none of those posting started with anything like "Thanks for the
> Fred Maxwell
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