Rockbox mail archiveSubject: RE: will Archos pay?
RE: will Archos pay?
From: Holger Lembke <holger_at_hlembke.de>
Date: Thu, 4 Dec 2003 22:48:00 +0100
> We don't distribute
> units that are pre-formatted with the FAT filesystem (FAT-32 being a
> derivative work).
The patents are in the software and not the drive.
Technically, the drive doesn't know its format, it only sees sectors. It's
the software that interpretes it.
-- Holger LembkeReceived on 2003-12-04