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Subject: Re: How accessible is rbutil for the blinds ?

Re: How accessible is rbutil for the blinds ?

From: Robin Christopherson <>
Date: Sat, 9 Jun 2007 20:23:49 +0100

Thanks Dominik but actually I have sighted assistance so would be more than
happy to install it with help - just need to know for sure that the correct
iRiver version will be grabbed and that there is a corresponding voice file
for it which I could (hopefully) identify afterwards.

Thanks, Robin.

----- Original Message -----
From: "Dominik Wenger" <>
To: "Rockbox" <>
Sent: Saturday, June 09, 2007 7:47 PM
Subject: Re: How accessible is rbutil for the blinds ?

> Robin Christopherson schrieb:
>> Dear listers
>> I am blind and would happily try the accessibility of the util but for
>> one concern. I have an older version of Rockbox on an iRiver H340 and
>> would like to update it if I knew for sure that the version that the
>> rbutil would find and install would work properly and have the relevant
>> voice files etc.
> As Peter H. reported, its not really accessible at moment, as the device
> selection isnt reachable via Tabs. I am working on it..
>> Can I be confident that running rbutil will identify and install the
>> right versions of the bootloader, the firmware and the voicefiles and
>> that all will be working properly afterwards?
> rbutil will download and install the newest version of the bootloader and
> rockbox ( seperate buttons), but at the moment there is no downloading of
> voice files.
> But otherwise there shouldnt be any problems.
>> Is there any insurance measures I can take before trying it out? Like
>> copying the .rockbox folder and rockbox.iriver files from my iRiver onto
>> my computer before trying it so that at least I can get back to where I
>> was before (minus the old bootloader anyway)?
>> Any reassurances/clarification welcomed.
>> Thanks, Robin.
> so please wait, for the next Version before trying rbutil.
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