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Subject: Re: funman: r23700 - trunk/rbutil/rbutilqt/base

Re: funman: r23700 - trunk/rbutil/rbutilqt/base

From: RafaŽl Carrť <rafael.carre_at_gmail.com>
Date: Sun, 22 Nov 2009 21:51:18 +0100

Le 22/11/09 21:31, Dominik Wenger a ťcrit :
>> Date: 2009-11-22 15:28:48 +0100 (Sun, 22 Nov 2009)
>> New Revision: 23700
>>
>> Log Message:
>> rbutilqt: always rename the OF to the name specified in rbtutil.ini
>>
>> The OF could have been stored by the user with a different name
>>
>
> Hello Funman,

Hi,

> i think this is not a good solution. The AMS Sansas need different
> firmware names.
> For example my e200v2 only accepts a e200pF.bin (not e200pa.bin as in
> rbutil.ini), thats why i had done the file naming this way.

It's strange, isn't their a name which would be accepted by all players
? "e200p.bin" for example

How is the file named in sandisk .zip files ?

> Better the user has to choose the correct named OF, then having it
> completly not working on some players.
> Also if they download the OF from Sandisk or Bagders page, they should
> have the correct name.

Right, I have seen this because I store my firmwares as XXX-version.bin,
not the original filename.

> So i think we should revert this, or perhaps change it so it places
> multiple copies of the bootloader with all possible names.

If we use several copies, there could be several cycles of firmware
upgrade, power off, power on, and it could leave files on the player so
I think it's a bad solution.

If we can't find a filename which always works then the commit should be
reverted and we could add a note about file naming

-- 
RafaŽl Carrť

Received on 2009-11-22

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