Rockbox mail archiveSubject: Re: Porting Rockbox to XCleff 800 / i.Beat 500
Re: Porting Rockbox to XCleff 800 / i.Beat 500
From: BlueChip <cs_bluechip_at_webtribe.net>
Date: Sun, 25 Jul 2004 12:21:07 +0100
1. learn about all the chips it uses
2. work out how they are all glued together
..that should keep you busy for a few weeks :)
>after nearly 2 years of enjoying RockBox I bought a new MP3-Player. This
>new thing is an i.Beat 500 (also known as X-Clef 800). I don't like
>their firmware very much and would love to have RockBox running on it. I
>am not too experienced in reverse engineering - ok, a bit of knowlege
>like working wis Disassemblers or SoftIce and stuff i got, but I would
>not call myself a cracker or hacker.
>How can I start to descramble or analyse their Firmware and the
>architecture how the hardware comes in? Is there work already done?
>Would love it if there are others with the same aims =).
Received on 2004-07-25