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Subject: RE: has any blind user got an iriver working yet?

RE: has any blind user got an iriver working yet?

From: rob powell <rob_at_rinty.plus.com>
Date: 2005-10-28

I saw his name on the list I think about 6 months ago.

#rob

-----Original Message-----
From: rockbox-bounces@cool.haxx.se
[mailto:rockbox-bounces@cool.haxx.se]On Behalf Of Rocker
Sent: 28 October 2005 02:54
To: Rockbox
Subject: Re: has any blind user got an iriver working yet?

Hey rocker, Amman john and you beat me to it, but I was one of the
first, and certainly in the UK, which is how I was thinking. I wasn’t
trying to take
your title!!!!. No bubble here, I couldn’t have done it without aman’
s FAQ or guide thing.

Rob
LOL!

I was there! I remember. I am not in competition with anyone here.
Just pointed out a little fact with a smile on my face. Speaking of
Aman, that guy did a lot of work to. What ever happened to that dude?

Cheers...rocker

----- Original Message -----
From: rob powell <mailto:rob@rinty.plus.com>
To: Rockbox <mailto:rockbox@cool.haxx.se>
Sent: Thursday, October 27, 2005 5:16 AM
Subject: RE: has any blind user got an iriver working yet?

Hey rocker, Amman john and you beat me to it, but I was one of the
first, and certainly in the UK, which is how I was thinking. I wasn’t
trying to take your title!!!!. No bubble here, I couldn’t have done
it without aman’s FAQ or guide thing.

Rob

-----Original Message-----
From: rockbox-bounces@cool.haxx.se
<mailto:rockbox-bounces@cool.haxx.se>
[mailto:rockbox-bounces@cool.haxx.se]On Behalf Of Rocker
Sent: 27 October 2005 01:42
To: Rockbox
Subject: Re: has any blind user got an iriver working yet?

Sorry to burst your bubble dude but I have been running rockbox on my
IHP 140 since the voice UI became available back on August 25. Or,
was that July??
Iam blind and installed it myself with a little help from Jonas who is
really an awesome dude!

I'll let you keep the title of first on the Archos even though I
probably have that one too. Or, maybe AMMAN Singer and or John Cavisy
out of the blind corner anyways. obviously, the Devs are the real
first ones to run it. Right Jourg?

Tung & cheek...rocker

----- Original Message -----
From: rob powell <mailto:rob@rinty.plus.com>

To: Rockbox <mailto:rockbox@cool.haxx.se>
Sent: Wednesday, October 26, 2005 3:11 PM
Subject: RE: has any blind user got an iriver working yet?

I managed to do the archos with no help, and only a gallon of coffee,
so I’ll give it a go. I was one of the first to do it, so I’ve got to
keep my record!.

I’ll post to the list with any comments or questions.

rob

-----Original Message-----
From: rockbox-bounces@cool.haxx.se
<mailto:rockbox-bounces@cool.haxx.se>
[mailto:rockbox-bounces@cool.haxx.se]On Behalf Of C_no_C
Sent: 26 October 2005 21:59
To: Rockbox
Subject: Re: has any blind user got an iriver working yet?

No, my player came with it installed.

Looks like there is pretty good directions though.

----- Original Message -----
From: rob powell <mailto:rob@rinty.plus.com>

To: Rockbox <mailto:rockbox@cool.haxx.se>
Sent: Wednesday, October 26, 2005 3:48 PM
Subject: RE: has any blind user got an iriver working yet?

Great, did you install the software yourself?

I’m a bit concerned with the messing with the firmware that seems to
be required.

Rob

-----Original Message-----
From: rockbox-bounces@cool.haxx.se
<mailto:rockbox-bounces@cool.haxx.se>
[mailto:rockbox-bounces@cool.haxx.se]On Behalf Of C_no_C
Sent: 26 October 2005 21:37
To: Rockbox
Subject: Re: has any blind user got an iriver working yet?

I am using Rockbox with a IHP-120 and it works great. The only thing
I have yet to figure out is the bookmarks. I am not sure if they are
supported yet but everything else works great. The voiced menus rock
and also the script to create .MP3 clips for your directories and
files is a blessing. I have had the unit for almost a week and I
totally love it.

C
----- Original Message -----
From: rob powell <mailto:rob@rinty.plus.com>

To: Rockbox development <mailto:rockbox@cool.haxx.se>
Sent: Wednesday, October 26, 2005 2:47 PM
Subject: has any blind user got an iriver working yet?

As the subject line says. Let me know how you’ve got on, as I’m about
to try it. Anyone know when the release for the 3X series units will
be available?

Thanks,

Rob

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