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Subject: Re: iPod 5G bricked very shortly after firmware+bootloader upgrade

Re: iPod 5G bricked very shortly after firmware+bootloader upgrade

From: Nix <nix_at_esperi.org.uk>
Date: Wed, 18 Apr 2007 10:42:54 +0100

On 3 Apr 2007, Robert Menes verbalised:
> I sometimes also found that clicking on the hold switch and letting it
> reboot
> back into the Apple firmware also let it charge up. From there I just reboot
> back
> into Rockbox, and all is good in this cruel world. :)

It also seems to work to start Rockbox and *then* plug it in. The bug only
strikes if it's charging as Rockbox starts.

I'll have a look at it in more detail later (I have some deadlines from
hell to evade first).

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Received on 2007-04-18

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