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Difference: DevelopmentTools (r4 vs. r3)
This page is intended to host of list of useful tools for developers working on the Rockbox code base.
Useful for observing the interaction between firmware updating software and the device, here is a short list of programs which can monitor the USB data stream:
SimpleFirmwareCrack may help find the encryption scheme of a firmware.
A script to set a fairly useful bash prompt (can be used in cygwin too I guess, though I'm not sure how good the Windows command prompt's UTF-8 support is). In addition to the usual, username, hostname, time, date and current working directory that a stock bash prompt shows - this will also show version control system specific information for code trees. Currently it only supports subversion and git - but it can easily be expanded to include other systems further down the line.
RockboxAutoManagementUtility. This application will automate some basic building tasks, like updating, building, and ZIPing. It's purpose is to manage those tasks with more ease and to be a sort of time saver for people who build Rockbox from source very often.
r4 - 07 Aug 2008 - 18:57:32 - MarcGuayRevision r4 - 07 Aug 2008 - 18:57 - MarcGuay
Revision r3 - 28 Jul 2008 - 20:31 - MarcGuay
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