Rockbox mail archiveSubject: RE: How to install a patch
RE: How to install a patch
From: rinty <rinty_at_freeuk.com>
Date: Mon, 28 Jun 2004 02:31:09 +0100
Are patches incorporated into the daily builds of Rockbox?
[mailto:rockbox-bounces_at_cool.haxx.se]On Behalf Of BlueChip
Sent: 28 June 2004 02:22
To: Rockbox development
Subject: Re: How to install a patch
Applying patches is not an easy task :(
If they are shiny new patches it should be almost as simple as typing
"patch" in the DevKit.
If they are old patches you will need to apply them by hand ("Hunk
If you can program in C, this is relatively easy.
If you are not a programmer, give up before you send yourself insane
At 19:39 27/06/04, you wrote:
>If you have to ask, it's probably not for you. Sorry :)
>However, what you need to do is download the source code and the
>devkit (unless you're running Linux or OSX).
>Then you need to apply the patch to the source code and compile.
>If that sounds like something you're capable of, I'm sure the rest of
>lsit will give you more detailed instructions, as I've never actually
>attempted it myself.
>>Can someone please explain how does one install a rockbox patch?
>>On Behalf Of zebster
>>Sent: Sunday, June 27, 2004 8:01 PM
>>Subject: Re: some jukebox newbie questions
>>thanks for your reply! i found the thread you were referring
>>to - it really seems to be a known problem. thing is that i'm still
>>undecided if i should send it back for this reason... did you send
>>yours to archos or did you manage to fix it by adjusting the
>>>I had the same problem with my V2, as I read on forums of
>>>newmp3technology.com, it might be due to the batteries contacts. If
>>>want to open your unit check/repair the batteries contacts (it will
>>>your waranty). If you don't want to open your box, you have
>>>send it back to archos :-(.
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