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Subject: Re: Rockbox on others players?

Re: Rockbox on others players?

From: Linus Nielsen Feltzing <linus_at_haxx.se>
Date: 2005-05-04

Wladston Viana wrote:
> I have an cheap and popular nameless mp3 player (
> http://www.wilson.co.ltd.xfou.com/ ) based on SigmaTel STMP3505 chip,
> and I am very upset with the bundled FW (poor ID3, number of files
> limit, no playlists...). If there is a way of building my own FW,
> like a Rockbox port, I would be pleased if you guys show me the way
> of how to do that.

This is done in the same way as we have done with the other players: a
lot of hard work.

You need to open it up, scan the PCB:s, find the data sheets for every
chip on it, find a suitable (free) compiler, measure the PCB:s and draw
schematics. Then start hacking.

Linus
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