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Subject: Re: archos >4h recording bug
From: p o u n d h o u s e (
Date: 2002-12-02

> On Sat, 30 Nov 2002 16:24:17 -0500, p o u n d h o u s e wrote:
> >had any insight into the bug with the Archos firmware where
> >recording for longer than 4 hours causes the recorder to crash and
> >lose the mp3 file.
> Actualy you did not lose the recording.. If you write anything to the
> disk after this you will most likely be able to recover the data
> using scandisk or Norton DiscDoctor..

You are bloody AWESOME! At first I didn't quite understand how you would
recover using scandisk or disk doctor. I would have never had thought to
look at the recovered file fragments! A simple rename from FILE0001.CHK to
.mp3 and that worked amazingly! I owe you a thousand thank yous!


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