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Subject: RE: another 8MB upgrade success story

RE: another 8MB upgrade success story

From: TP Diffenbach <>
Date: Wed, 19 Mar 2003 17:16:28 -0500

Why do you prefer to have rockbox dynamically recognize your memory size, rather than build for a particular size?

Quoting Leif Sawyer <>:

> I could really use that 8M upgrade, and knowing that the code
> "just knew" how to deal with that would make my life simpler.
> (Of course, i still have to get the upgrade.. :-( )
> It sounds like the first thing is just to outline exactly what
> buffer changes need to take place, reserve a few bytes in memory
> for 'hardcoding' these values, then adjusting them if we find
> more than 2M. ( X << 4 , or whatever the local equivalent is to
> quickly multiply by 4, as that's the difference..)
> Would that be a reasonable approach?

Archos FM needs a Rockbox!
Received on 2003-03-19

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