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Subject: Re: Thanks to all developers
Re: Thanks to all developers
Ditto! And there's more to come! Not to make too fine a point on it but, a
small donation is always welcome to help offset the cost's related to the
development of Rockbox. YOU can send a few bucks via PP on the rockbox home
BTW: I have donated in the past and will do so again in the near future.
----- Original Message -----
From: "Ed Toro" <email@example.com>
Sent: Tuesday, May 24, 2005 10:23 AM
Subject: Thanks to all developers
> I'm a long time lurker but felt the need to say this:
> I bought my jukebox player 10 about 2 years for a steal at Amazon for
> $70. I bought it because I read about rockbox and was not disappointed
> when I installed it. I put the player on the shelf after a while because I
> really hadn't a lot of use for a portable mp3 player and the Archos is
> a bit large.
> I just love gadgets :-/
> I recently got the idea to wire it into my car radio using an Aux
> adapter when I read about the car adapter mode and again was not
> disappointed with Rockbox. I was able to install the Archos in such a
> way that the
> wires are almost completely hidden and it is easily reachable without a
> stretch. I used to pine over the empeg radio project but could never
> justify the cost. Now I have something just as good. I turn off the
> car and the Archos pauses and resumes at exactly the same place when I
> come back.
> The other great thing about rockbox is the "voice menu" feature. I use
> it as my prime example in conversations of why open source is such
> a great concept. I doubt any for-proft company would have ever thought
> it worth while to introduce such a feature. With that one development,
> you people have made a difference in the lives of people who have it
> harder than most. That's a great thing... it also comes in handy in the
> car whe you have to keep your eyes on the road.
> Keep up the great work, guys and thank you for adding so much value.
Received on Wed May 25 02:42:38 2005
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