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Subject: Re: Contributing 'Sansa Base Station' code for the Rockbox E200 port

Re: Contributing 'Sansa Base Station' code for the Rockbox E200 port

From: Rene Peinthor <peinthor_at_gmail.com>
Date: Sat, 19 Jan 2008 10:26:55 +0100

On Jan 19, 2008 1:25 AM, Jerry Van Baren <gvb.rbx_at_gmail.com> wrote:

> Hans-Dieter Stich wrote:
> > Hi there,
> >
> > as an enthusiastic user of the Rockbox port on my brand new Sansa E280 I
> > would like to use the Rockbox also when the Sansa is plugged into the
> > Sansa Base Station and controlled by the IR control.
> >
> > I've successfully installed and setup the compiling and simulation
> > environment for the Rockbox development, so if you all agree, I would
> > try to add the missing Sansa Base Station support to the Sansa E200
> > Rockbox port.
> >
> >
> > About me:
> >
> > I'm a software engineer for over 20 years, developing software for
> > embedded systems in automotive applications, so I really have a 'base'
> > knowledge how to program a hardware with I/O ports, interrupts and so
> > on. ;-)
> >
> >
> > ~ HD ~
>
> Hi Hans-Dieter,
>
> I have a *C* model (C240) and found I needed to change the audio output
> when I ran in a docking station (a Griffin iTrip car FM transmitter in
> my case).
> <http://www.griffintechnology.com/products/itrip/>
>
> I would expect the same will be the case with the *E* model.
>
> For a starting point, see my patch:
> <http://www.rockbox.org/tracker/8305>
> It needs to be enhanced, but does get the job done for me.
>
> Best regards,
> gvb
>

Hi Hans!

From what i understand from Jonas mail, the Apple used protocol isn't really
from Apple, its from the PP SDK and as the Sansa v1 is based on a PP5024, it
is also probably used there. So I would at least try this approach.

Rene
Received on 2008-01-19


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