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Subject: Re: Antiskip settings not permanent? / default.cfg

Re: Antiskip settings not permanent? / default.cfg

From: Leslie Donaldson <>
Date: Thu, 4 Sep 2003 15:36:34 -0700

response :)

There is a default block read in that contains the default
settings. On some models it's in a battery backup prom or
eeprom. On the lower end model it's a block on the disk.
This block does contain the buffer_margin aka antiskip
settings. On upgradeing firmware or swapping disk drives this
block will be marked invalid.

I'm not 100 % sure when this block gets flushed but it appears when
ever you back out of the main menu or changing volume per say.

What version of the firmware and what's the player/recorder/etc you
have. I have a few spare hours this weekend and I want to track another
bug I found so I can take a look.

Of corse your milage may vary,

Disclaimer: I'm not an official developer of rockbox, just A user
           who is an senior programmer and need something to
         toy with. (which explains why I have memory chips on order.)

Markus wrote:

>Hi, no reaction to my first posting, so here again:
>I upgraded my flashed AJBR20 with an IBM 80GB HD (very silent!) and from
>that time sometimes when skipping titles, the next title starts playing for
>about 2 seconds, then stopps for about half a second and then continues
>normally. So I tried antiskip 2 seconds, that fixed the problem. But after
>every boot it seems antiskip is off although the setting shows 2 seconds.
>Going into antiskip settings and back activates it again. Is this a bug or a
>By the way, is it possible to create a "default.cfg" which is loaded on
>every start? That would do for me too
Received on 2003-09-05

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