Rockbox mail archiveSubject: Re: PDA to Jukebox
Re: PDA to Jukebox
From: Manuel Dejonghe <limbus_at_gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 9 Mar 2005 10:51:05 +0100
Certainly not with archos-hardware. None of the already supported
archos-hardwares can USE other USB-devices.
On Tue, 8 Mar 2005 13:57:49 -0600, Sarai D. Bucciarelli
> Will rockbox read what is on the PDA?
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Dan Frey" <freyd_at_cassens.com>
> To: <rockbox_at_cool.haxx.se>
> Sent: Tuesday, March 08, 2005 1:37 PM
> Subject: Re: PDA to Jukebox
> There is a PDA that you can supposedly connect the archos to as a mass
> storage device. The Toshiba E750/E755, E740 & E800/E805 have the host
> capabilites with drivers you can download. I bought a 2nd hand e755 last
> 2 weeks ago and I ordered the USB cable which should be here tonight. I
> will hopefully test this tonight and will post the results. I plan on
> using this to hold movies and to play them with betaplayer, along with
> the other pda functionality.
> Below is a link to Brighthand forum that discusses this.
> On 03/07/2005 08:59 AM, Sarai D. Bucciarelli wrote:
> > Some one suggested connecting the Archos to a Pack Mate and reading the
> > files through the PM, why don't you just save them to the PM instead.
> > ----- Original Message -----
> > From: "Ray Lambert" <listlizard_at_interthingy.net>
> > To: <rockbox_at_cool.haxx.se>
> > Sent: Sunday, March 06, 2005 11:50 PM
> > Subject: Re: PDA to Jukebox
> >>Hello Members,
> >>Just wanted to know if anyone has every tried connecting the
> >>archos(rockbox) jukebox to a PDA, thro' USB.
> >>looks like a good idea to me( If it works?)
> >>Thanks in advance,
> >>Revati RD
> > Folks with the Linux-based Zaurus PDAs have been able to do this. In
> > particular, the 3000 and 6000 models have USB host and support USB MSD.
> > For more info, see <www.zaurususergroup.org> and/or
> > <http://www.oesf.org/forums>
> > ~ray
Received on 2005-03-09