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Subject: Re: "codec unavailable" just the start of it

Re: "codec unavailable" just the start of it

From: Magnus Holmgren <>
Date: Sat, 29 Sep 2007 12:55:49 +0200

John Houlihan wrote:

> Having multiple rockbox issues today - (iriver h140)


> 3. got "codec unavailable" when I attempted to play any mp3 file

Unless other suggestions don't help, please state the exact message.

> 4. read around and got hint that I may need to upgrade bootloader

If you have an old bootloader, you might need to move rockbox.iriver
from "/.rockbox/" to "/".

> 6. Iriver failed to start in native system - hung on "scanning file
> system" screen

Could be a filesystem problem, I guess. Does it start scanning the HD at
all? Tried running a disk checker?

Received on 2007-09-29

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