dev builds
themes manual
device status forums
mailing lists
IRC bugs
dev guide

Rockbox mail archive

Subject: Re: Scandisk
From: Ronald Teune (
Date: 2004-08-08

Cool, John... how did you actually do that?
And what OS are you using?
I tried scandisk too, but I don't think it does anything because it
finishes in about 1 second (that's for windows XP)


On Sun, 8 Aug 2004 12:35:54 +0100, John Gurd <> wrote:

> Probably everyone knows this already but I discovered it's worth running
> scandisk on the Archos drives. I couldn't figure out why a new (to me)
> unit
> was having Rockbox under-report the space available by a vast amount.
> Then I
> ran out of room way before I should have. Gigabites of space were
> recovered
> when I ran Scandisk over the USB connection.
> John
> _______________________________________________

Page was last modified "Jan 10 2012" The Rockbox Crew