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Subject: Re: New on listing

Re: New on listing

From: Andreas Gnau <Rondom_at_rondom.de>
Date: Thu, 25 Oct 2007 17:40:51 +0200

Rafael Gomes Dantas schrieb:
> On 10/24/07, Daniel Stenberg <daniel_at_rockbox.org> wrote:
>> On Wed, 24 Oct 2007, Rafael Gomes Dantas wrote:
>> It has MP3 and WMA decoders in hardware and it has a 8051-compatible 8bit cpu
>> core. The decoder parts could probably be supported, but the 8051 is a major
>> pain as you won't find a suitable gcc port for it (and the Rockbox internals
>> are not written to suit a 8 bit CPU like a 8051).

> I'd would like to port rockbox to this "mp4" just because this is the
> only one i have, and it is quite limited. The sound quality is very
> good, but it's video format is very very lame... NXV video format is a
> collection of RAW images with mp3-encoded sound...

I'm not a hardware-expert but are you sure that you can make the desired
use of a Rockbox-port? I mean, do you think the CPU is able to handle a
compressed video-format in real-time?

Received on 2007-10-25

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