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Subject: RE: Good Job Linus Nielsen !!
From: Nielsen Linus (ext) (
Date: 2002-06-24

> I just want to thanks Linus Nielsen Feltzing for its initiative to
> implement the Backlight functions.
> So It will be now to use the RockBox without battery lifetime problem.
> Indeed a lifetime decrease of 10h to 1.5h was observerd on my
> Recorder !!

You're welcome! But I am not sure that the decreased battery life is
entirely the backlight's fault. I think there are more things that draws
current as of today. Time will tell how much we have increased the battery

> I think it will cause many people that do not to not actually
> use the RockBox (cause of this lifetime battery problem) to
> come back to RockBox !

I certainly hope so...


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