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Subject: Re: File system corruption
From: Joseph Lord (
Date: 2004-02-13

no i dont think thats the issue i replaced my archos 6 gig drive with a 20
and formatted it on windows xp sp1 with no issues


----- Original Message -----
From: "Pedro Clemente" <>
To: "'Rockbox development'" <>
Sent: Friday, February 13, 2004 10:17 AM
Subject: RE: File system corruption

> > OK. Which OS did you use when you formatted it? Which parameters
> (cluster size etc)?
> Windows XP Professional SP1, FAT32, Default allocation size, the only
> one i can select from windows format utility...
> > I can't make this happen on my box...sigh!
> I don't know if i should be happy for you not having the problem, or sad
> because the problem only happens to me...
> It must be something on this side...
> But does the FAT32 formatting change from OS to OS?
> If it does, i can try to format it somewhere else.
> Here at work i only have XP machines, only the servers are W2K which i
> cannot use for this...
> I have a Windows 98 box at home sitting in a corner. I'll try fo format
> it there and see if anything changes.
> Other than that, any other sugestions?
> Pedro Clemente
> _______________________________________________

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