Rockbox mail archiveSubject: RE: I.N.Q. #2. iTunes plugin: mostly useless, or totally useless?
RE: I.N.Q. #2. iTunes plugin: mostly useless, or totally useless?
From: Svante Tidholm <svante_at_demonbox.com>
Date: Wed, 26 May 2004 01:12:31 +0200
I tried the iTunes plugin for macs and ditched it right away, as you
say, it is very buggy and superslow. The worst thing is that it
totally messes up your iTunes library with all the Archos-files
visible but not found when you dont have the unit plugged in. My
guess is Archos didnt finish that plugin after starting on it... To
bad though, since it would be really nice to use ITunes for the
archos files. I do all my work with the files in iTunes, then plug
the unit in and copy them over manually.
>At 9:57 AM -0400 5/25/04, Jonah, Jim wrote:
>>You keep mentioning a plugin, so maybe I'm missing something here. What
>>"plugin" are you using and what are you plugging it into?
>I'm asking about the iTunes plugin, like it says in my subject line ;-) It
>comes on the CD with the JBR or is downloadable from Archos' site
><http://www.archos.com/download/firmware/itunes_plugin.sit>... the plugin
>lets you access files on the Archos' hard drive directly within iTunes,
>although it seems really buggy, hence the question. It's a separate thing
>from iTunes' (locally-stored) library - thanks anyway, though.
-- /Svante _______________________________________________ http://cool.haxx.se/mailman/listinfo/rockboxReceived on 2004-05-26