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Subject: Re: Really need advice about iAudio Port

Re: Really need advice about iAudio Port

From: Rich Cavallaro <richcav_at_verizon.net>
Date: 2006-04-16

Hi Grant:
I own an iaudio x5 and found this today.
It contains the default menu structure for the x5.
As a blind user the default firmware is not to bad. This link is certainly
helpful.
However I like you am anxiously awaiting rock box and voice support.

The link for the menu structure for the x5 is
http://www.rockbox.org/twiki/bin/view/Main/IAudioEx5MenuStructure

----- Original Message -----
From: "Grant Hardy" <grant_hardy@telus.net>
To: "Rockbox" <rockbox@cool.haxx.se>
Sent: Saturday, April 15, 2006 6:45 PM
Subject: Re: Really need advice about iAudio Port

> Just because it says so in the manual doesn't mean voice Ui will work.
> I'd appreciate somebody with an iaudio to test it.
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Andrew Conkling" <andrew.conkling@gmail.com>
> To: "Rockbox" <rockbox@cool.haxx.se>
> Sent: Saturday, April 15, 2006 2:20 PM
> Subject: Re: Really need advice about iAudio Port
>
>
>> On 4/15/06, Grant Hardy <grant_hardy@telus.net> wrote:
>>> is there a build where the voice UI works with iAudio players? If
>>> someone has
>>> an iAudio, will you please just enable voice and see if it works?
>>
>> I'm using the current builds and AFAIK enabling voice is not so
>> trivial. You can check the daily manual to see about configuring it.
>> Here's today's:
>> http://download.rockbox.org/manual/rockbox-iaudiox5-20060415.pdf
>>
>>> Also, is the iAudio port "active"? Thanks for the help.
>>
>> Again, this is just AFAIK, but from the forums, it definitely seems
>> like the IAUDIO port development is happening pretty regularly. They
>> just got sound working a few weeks ago. :)
>>
>> If you're going for a new player, and you really intend to use Rockbox
>> on it, why not grab an iPod? You'll have better designed hardware,
>> and a port that's just as active as the IAUDIO's. (I bought my IAUDIO
>> for the FLAC support and, frankly, now that I know about Rockbox I
>> wish I had gone that route.) But don't take my word for it; I've only
>> been using Rockbox for a week and this is my first post to the list.
>> :)
>>
>> Cheers,
>> Andrew
>>
>>
>
Received on Sun Apr 16 03:31:46 2006


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