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Subject: Re: How to install a patch
From: BlueChip (cs_bluechip_at_webtribe.net)
Applying patches is not an easy task :(
If they are shiny new patches it should be almost as simple as typing
"patch" in the DevKit.
If they are old patches you will need to apply them by hand ("Hunk Failed")
If you can program in C, this is relatively easy.
If you are not a programmer, give up before you send yourself insane ;)
At 19:39 27/06/04, you wrote:
>If you have to ask, it's probably not for you. Sorry :)
>However, what you need to do is download the source code and the Windows
>devkit (unless you're running Linux or OSX).
>Then you need to apply the patch to the source code and compile.
>If that sounds like something you're capable of, I'm sure the rest of the
>lsit will give you more detailed instructions, as I've never actually
>attempted it myself.
>>Can someone please explain how does one install a rockbox patch?
>>From: rockbox-bounces_at_cool.haxx.se [mailto:rockbox-bounces_at_cool.haxx.se]
>>On Behalf Of zebster
>>Sent: Sunday, June 27, 2004 8:01 PM
>>Subject: Re: some jukebox newbie questions
>>thanks for your reply! i found the thread you were referring
>>to - it really seems to be a known problem. thing is that i'm still
>>undecided if i should send it back for this reason... did you send back
>>yours to archos or did you manage to fix it by adjusting the batteries'
>>>I had the same problem with my V2, as I read on forums of
>>>newmp3technology.com, it might be due to the batteries contacts. If you
>>>want to open your unit check/repair the batteries contacts (it will void
>>>your waranty). If you don't want to open your box, you have
>>>send it back to archos :-(.
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