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Subject: Re: confusing instructions for rombox/flash programming.

Re: confusing instructions for rombox/flash programming.

From: [IDC]Dragon <idc-dragon_at_gmx.de>
Date: Fri, 13 Aug 2004 09:06:53 +0200 (MEST)

> Thanks for the clarification Johnathan, but I believe ROMbox may require
> transition through the ROLO'd ajbrec.ajz specifically to make sure the
> image
> being run is not in ROM, so the .ucl can be loaded into ROM, to then
> become
> run-from-ROM state code.

If you rolo (play) a .ajz file, this is always loaded into RAM and started
there. So after rolo'ing, your're running from RAM, as usual.

> So, I still remain confused, if the sequence for ROMbox is 'special'
> enough
> that you have to do a specific sequence like:
>
> 1) unpack ROMbox .zip into tree, with ajbrec.ajz and .rockbox/rockbox.ucl
> 2) [on]+[f1] OR normal start, ROLO ajbrec.ajz
>
> 3) walk into .rockbox, click on rockbox.ucl

Yes.

> OR
> have rockbox.bin, use .rockbox/rocks/firmware_flash.rock

No, this was your initial formatting, no change to that. We're using the
normal .ucl update procedure for ROMbox.

Jörg

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