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Subject: Compiling on a MAC
From: BlueChip (
Date: 2004-06-09

At 20:27 09/06/04, you wrote:
>An idiot's guide would be great, I don't even know how to open an
>application to look at the source code. I'm not a total technophobe
>though, I do know HTML!
>I'm on OS X, does that make it more difficult to do or does it even
>matter? Thanks.

hmmm, sadly that makes it very hard ...afaik there is no way to compile
Rockbox on a MAC.
Perhaps someone can tell me I am wrong.

...for example, can you run "Cygwin" on a mac? ...If so, that might be the
first step in being successful.


>>From: BlueChip <>
>>Subject: Re: menu options order
>>Yeah, sorry, this is a feature of the new audio controls only.
>>Your only option for the Players is to edit the source code.
>>If you want to do that, I should be able to write an idiots guide to
>>changing the menu order
>>...iirc the code which does this is pretty neat ...if you think of it as a
>>word document with weird formatting, making a trivial change like this is
>>easy, programmer or not :)
>>>Thanks for your response, but I'm a little confused. Are you talking
>>>about Audio3587 or Rockox? If it is Audio3587, I'm think I'm out of luck.
>>>I have a JB Studio player, not a recorder. Any other ideas? Thanks.
>>>>At 16:30 06/06/04:
>>>>>Is there a way to change the order of the menu options? I have a AJS20 and
>>>>>don't us either "bookmarks" or "open with" and would like to move them
>>>>>down the list. I'm interested because my forward (+) button is a little
>>>>>sticky and it makes creating playlists and one handed volume adjustment
>>>>>just that more cumbersome. Any help would be very much appreciated.
>>>>>A big thanks to everybody who has contributed to Rockbox. Without it I'd
>>>>>have a 12.3 ounce paper weight.
>>>>From: BlueChip <>
>>>>Subject: Re: menu options order
>>>>I have implemented this with shift (ON) UP/DOWN, in the new Audio
>>>>controls. I believe it is also planned for the next interface overhaul.


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