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Subject: Re: Dissappearing Archos mod docs?

Re: Dissappearing Archos mod docs?

From: Grant Hardy <granthardy_at_gmail.com>
Date: 2006-03-21

Correction: use those exact same links with [.com] if you're in the U.S.

On 3/20/06, Grant Hardy <granthardy@gmail.com> wrote:
> Where are they going? Well, I expect most people throw theirs out and
> get Ipods. Personally, I'm happy with mine. There are plenty on eBay
> though that you can buy. Examples...
> http://cgi.ebay.ca/Archos-20GB-Jukebox-Recorder-20-MP3-Player-20-GB-data_W0QQitemZ9701613295QQcategoryZ114620QQrdZ1QQcmdZViewItem
> http://cgi.ebay.ca/Archos-Jukebox-Recorder-20GB-MP3-Player-USB-2-0-NR_W0QQitemZ9701227502QQcategoryZ114620QQrdZ1QQcmdZViewItem
>
>
> On 3/20/06, Neon John <jgd@johngsbbq.com> wrote:
> > Funny you'd mention the 8mb mod. I was just sitting here thinking
> > about doing that to one of my machines....
> >
> > Fortunately the Wayback Machine has already done that for this site.
> >
> >
> http://web.archive.org/web/20031210040719/http://waechter.wiz.at/~matthias/Rockbox/HW-Mod/8MB/
> >
> > But yes, I think it to be a grand idea to grab these pages and archive
> > them in a common place. It would be a courtesy to the authors but not
> > a requirement to ask permission, no more than the Wayback Machine or
> > Google does.
> >
> > For your own use, if you're using FireFox, there is a nifty extension
> > called Scrap Book that grabs designated pages for local storage. It
> > is somewhat like the Web Stripper programs except that it works and is
> > simple to use. I use it extensively.
> >
> > I wonder where all the Archos's are going if they are disappearing?
> > I'd not mind buying a few more JBRs.
> >
> > John
> >
> > On Mon, 20 Mar 2006 19:44:40 -0600, "Jeff N" <jeffn@zombieworld.com>
> > wrote:
> >
> > >
> > >I noticed today that the link to Matthias Wächter 8MB RAM mod
> > (http://waechter.wiz.at/~matthias/Rockbox/HW-Mod/8MB/) is no longer
> working.
> > As time goes on and there are fewer and fewer Archos units out there,
> I'd
> > imagine more of these external pages will disappear.
> > >
> > >I wonder if we should reach out to the authors of these pages and ask
> their
> > permission to bring them into rockbox.org so they won't be lost.
> > >Jeff
> > >
> > >________________________________________________________________
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> > >
> > >
> > >
> > >
> > >
> > >
> > ---
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> > A foolish consistency is the hobgoblin of little minds.-Ralph Waldo
> Emerson
> >
>
Received on Tue Mar 21 05:30:55 2006


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