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Subject: Re: Control when in USB mode?
From: H C (hccebay_at_yahoo.com)
I should have re-read the FAQ before I posted this.
Sorry to waste your bandwidth.
--- H C <hccebay_at_yahoo.com> wrote:
> Could the Archos be made into a USB host using
> firmware-only changes, or is there a chipset or
> hardware barrier to doing this (not that it would be
> small job to do it in firmware only, of course!)
> --- Brian Wolven <brian.wolven_at_verizon.net> wrote:
> > Rasmus Lerdorf wrote:
> > > I haven't looked at the code and don't have a
> > sense of what is
> > > hardware-restricted and what isn't. What
> > when you plug in a
> > > USB cable? Is there any way at all to get
> > at this point? It
> > > seems somewhat annoying that I need to use a
> > computer as a middleman
> > > to transfer pictures from my digital camera to
> > player when both
> > > ends speak USB.
> > A better analogy might be that both ends "listen
> > and "understand"
> > USB, however neither end "speaks" it. You need a
> > controller for
> > that - like the one in your computer.
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