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From: greg matthews <>
Date: Wed, 16 Nov 2011 14:20:54 +0000

beware - the ipod photo is listed as stable but doesn't actually work
as of now. Seems to be a problem with bootloader rather than rockbox
itself AFAICT.


On 16 November 2011 14:12, Derek Dittmar <> wrote:
> Thanks Robert. I'm aware it's still unusable, but I was asking what a
> general timeline looks like for making new ports usable. I recently
> discovered Rockbox and am still learning about it.
> On 11/16/11, Robert Menes <> wrote:
>> On Wed, Nov 16, 2011 at 8:54 AM, DD petterson <> wrote:
>>> In my opinion The Classic is stable at This point, however i am uncertain
>>> if it speaks as Of now. Anyone out There who might know something about
>>> that part ??
>> The iPod Classic is still considered an "Unusable" port at this point
>> in time, while the iPod
>> Video port is considered "Stable".
>> That doesn't mean that you can't *use* the iPod Classic port, but it's
>> going to take a little more
>> knack for tinkering around with some specialized software tools to get
>> it installed and running.
>> The iPod Video, by contrast, can easily be installed in a few clicks
>> using Rockbox Utility.
>> While Rockbox runs pretty well on the Classic and has come a long way
>> since it was first
>> released into the wild, it still needs a lot of work to be done before
>> it can even move up a tier
>> to "Unusable".
>> And as always, the front page of the Rockbox site will always show you
>> the three tiers that
>> each port falls under.
>> --Robert
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Greg Matthews
Received on 2011-11-16

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