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Release Notes for Rockbox 2.2

ALERT! These release notes were originally posted to the mailing list.

Hi all.

We have released a new version of Rockbox: version 2.2

You will find it in the usual place:

The manual is unfortunately not yet updated with the new changes, but we hope to have that done shortly.

Here are the release notes, listing some of the changes since version 2.1:

            __________               __   ___.
  Open      \______   \ ____   ____ |  | _\_ |__   _______  ___
  Source     |       _//  _ \_/ ___\|  |/ /| __ \ /  _ \  \/  /
  Jukebox    |    |   (  <_> )  \___|    < | \_\ (  <_> > <  <
  Firmware   |____|_  /\____/ \___  >__|_ \|___  /\____/__/\_ \
                    \/            \/     \/    \/            \/

General changes since 2.1

  • Bookmarks
  • The .rockbox directory has been reorganised
  • Alternating WPS lines
  • Reorganised main menu
  • Create directory
  • Faster disk transfers

Recorder-specific changes since 2.1

  • Video player
  • Sound controls in the FM radio menu
  • Pre-recording
  • Option to store recorded files in current directory
  • Improved charging feedback for V2 & FM units


The Rockbox user manual (not completely up-to-date) is available here:

A list of Frequently Asked Questions with answers is available here:

Bug reports

If you experience inappropriate performance from any supported feature, please file a bug report on our web page. Do not report missing features as bugs, instead file them as feature requests.


All files in Rockbox are subject to the GNU General Public License. The full license text is available here:


Please direct questions, comments and other feedback to the mailing list. See the web page for subscription instructions:


Rockbox is a collaborative project with many contributors:

Björn Stenberg Linus Nielsen Feltzing Daniel Stenberg Andy Choi Andrew Jamieson Paul Suade Joachim Schiffer Alan Korr Gary Czvitkovicz Stuart Martin Felix Arends Ulf Ralberg David Härdeman Thomas Saeys Grant Wier Julien Labruyére Nicolas Sauzede Robert Hak Dave Chapman Stefan Meyer Eric Linenberg Tom Cvitan Magnus Öman Jerome Kuptz Julien Boissinot Nuutti Kotivuori Heikki Hannikainen Hardeep Sidhu Markus Braun Justin Heiner Magnus Holmgren Bill Napier George Styles Mats Lidell Lee Marlow Nate Nystrom Nick Robinson Chad Lockwood John Pybus Uwe Freese Randy Wood Gregory Haerr Philipp Pertermann Gilles Roux Mark Hillebrand Damien Teney Andreas Zwirtes Kjell Ericson Jim Hagani Ludovic Lange Mike Holden Simon Elén Matthew P. OReilly Christian Schönberger Henrik Backe Craig Sather José Maria Garcia-Valdecasas Bernal Stevie Oh Jörg Hohensohn Dave Jones Thomas Paul Diffenbach Roland Kletzing Itai Shaked Keith Hubbard Benjamin Metzler Frederic Dang Ngoc Pierre Delore Huw Smith Garrett Derner Barry McIntosh? Leslie Donaldson Lee Pilgrim Zakk Roberts Francois Boucher

CategoryReleaseNotes: Rockbox 2.2 (released 2004-03-11)
r1 - 10 Dec 2008 - 21:18:18 - JonasHaeggqvist

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