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Subject: RE: Feature Request: USB HDD only Custom Rom.
From: Joel Wiramu Pauling (
Date: 2004-08-25

On Wed, 2004-08-25 at 22:59, [IDC]Dragon wrote:
> > > Anyone done this type of thing before. What type of battery life can I
> > > expect out of the rockbox running like this?
> > >
> > You will get a whopping 1 hour of battery life from this setup, becasue
> > the
> > disk will not spindown in USB mode.
> Mine does spin down quite nicely in USB mode. It probably depends on what
> your host (Win2k/XP in my case) does.
> Jörg
How long a battery life can you get out of it?


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