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Subject: RE: Correct startup behavior for Recorder v2??
From: Wolf_Bulk_Mail (wolf_bulkmail_at_comcast.net)
Well, thanks to your prompting, I did get brave and did successfully
flash my Archos tonight - very easy (the instructions online were very
clear). All went well and my power button issue has now been resolved.
It turns on (and stays on) with just a simple 1/2 second or so click of
the 'on' button. Very nice! Thank you,
From: owner-rockbox_at_cool.haxx.se [mailto:owner-rockbox_at_cool.haxx.se] On
Behalf Of [IDC]Dragon
Sent: Friday, January 02, 2004 6:18 PM
Subject: Re: Correct startup behavior for Recorder v2??
> When turning on my recently-purchased Archos Recorder v2 (20gig), I
> to hold the "on" button for something like 3 seconds or so before the
> will turn on and stay on. Whether the charger is connected or not,
> behavior is the same.
The software needs to flip a bit to "hold power", bypassing the button
> Is this normal behavior from this device?
To some extent, yes. But I find 3 seconds unusual.
> The battery level indicates full and the player can work just fine
> running off just batteries. I have not yet been brave enough to flash
> Rockbox and replace the Archos firmware with it but I am wondering if
> supposed to happen? Is this fixed by Rockbox?
Yes, my bootloader bypasses the button as the very first thing it does.
Maybe get braver?
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