Rockbox mail archiveSubject: RE: Why doesn't Archos buy/use RockBox software?
RE: Why doesn't Archos buy/use RockBox software?
From: Filip <fille_at_nibewege.org>
Date: Sat, 21 Jun 2003 14:50:25 +0200
because it costs money for them to be busy with newer software ,
they wont get more proffit out of it when installing better software .
+ rockbox may not be sold as it is an open source project , i dont
think they can distribute it along with their products as it might be
considered selling it along with the hardware
At 14:27 21/06/2003 +0200, you wrote:
> > But we must remember that the Archos employees probably had less time
> > then we have had to write the original firmware. Plus, they had a
> > deadline and we don't. Their task was to write something that worked
> > OK in a short time.
>This answers the question about the past.
>But why not use it *now*? Why not switch to a better solution, why not
>support a better solution?
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Received on 2003-06-21