Rockbox mail archiveSubject: RE: Call for help on iRiver port
RE: Call for help on iRiver port
From: Stuart Tedford <stuart.tedford_at_piresearch.co.uk>
Date: Fri, 10 Sep 2004 10:15:08 +0100
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Linus Nielsen Feltzing [mailto:linus_at_haxx.se]
> We need to unsolder the CPU to be able to
> trace the signals and draw schematics, but this will very
> likely render the player useless in the process, as it
> is very difficult to put the CPU back.
You can apparantly get BGA sockets, so you can mount the socket to the
board, then "plug" the BGA IC into the socket.
I think they are harder to find than rocking-horse poo though. A guy here
at work was looking into it a few months ago, so if you want I can ask him
for more info.
Received on 2004-09-10