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Subject: Re: Archos plans to ship Rockbox with Jukebox Studio
From: gerald clark (
Date: 2002-12-12

I almost bought a Creative JB.
I found out about ROCKbox.
I am 51 years old and have been using and writing public source
software for over 25 years. It is almost always better than the
commercial software. More REALLY interested people are working on
the code.

George Michaelson wrote:
> Me too. I found out about Archos, dismissed it as unlikely to be interesting
> and then once I found rockbox, re-evaluated. I bought *precisely* because
> there was a keen community doing s/w work.
> -George
> On Wed, 11 Dec 2002 18:26:59 -0800 Mike Payson <> wrote:
>>I should also mention, just in case anyone from Archos is listening, that
>>before I read about Rockbox, I had ruled out the Archos due to a couple of
>>missing features (most notably random play across the entire disc). Once I
>>read about Rockbox, I went out & bought my recorder the next day. So, there
>>is at least one sale that is -directly- a result of the Rockbox project.

Gerald L. Clark

Aero TerraTrike #1

Member: Sky Soaring

Illinois, U.S.A.

Archos Recorder JBR20101 1.28 0x302 positive 0x200 positive 11.0592

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