Rockbox mail archiveSubject: Re: Daily builds, 3 ver of recorder, flashing questions
Re: Daily builds, 3 ver of recorder, flashing questions
From: Rocker <rocker_at_shaw.ca>
Date: Mon, 24 Nov 2003 20:50:48 -0700
Speaking of the Manual,
Is it possible to leave a text only version of the new manual for those
blind folks who would like to Neuc Adobe?
----- Original Message -----
From: "Linus Nielsen Feltzing" <linus_at_haxx.se>
Sent: Monday, November 24, 2003 5:29 PM
Subject: Re: Daily builds, 3 ver of recorder, flashing questions
> 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
> this problem.
> > 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.
> Good point.
Received on 2003-11-25