Rockbox mail archiveSubject: Re: Daily builds, 3 ver of recorder, flashing questions
Re: Daily builds, 3 ver of recorder, flashing questions
From: Linus Nielsen Feltzing <linus_at_haxx.se>
Date: Tue, 25 Nov 2003 01:29:33 +0100
Gary Wingert wrote:
> Hi all,
> Today I was getting ready to download the latest daily build
> and flash my JBR 20. When I got to the download page, the
> format had changed, now there are three recorders? How do
> I identify which one I have?
If you have a recorder with blue bumpers, you have a "regular" recorder.
The 8mb version is a hardware hack, where you replace the RAM chips. The
V2 recorder is a recorder in an FM Recorder form factor.
> And I read that while charging a flashed JBR 20, the hard
> disk spins the whole time, is that true?
That only applies to the FM Recorder. The regular recorder doesn't have
> o What daily builds should I be downloading?
The regular recorder.
> o Is 2.1 release imminent? And are new docs on their way?
Yes and yes.
> o Should I worry about flashing just yet, or are changes
> coming that will eliminate the disk-spinning?
No and yes.
> Also, it would be nice if the main documentation PDF had
> a version number or release date associated with it on the
> website, so I could tell at a glance when it's been updated.
Received on 2003-11-25