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Subject: Re: hi rockbox team!

Re: hi rockbox team!

From: Joseph Jones <bumpycarrot_at_gmail.com>
Date: Sat, 19 Mar 2005 02:44:56 +0000

Note: I'm not actually blind, I just have a deep-set fear of source code ;)

Joe

On Fri, 18 Mar 2005 17:25:35 +0000, BlueChip <cs_bluechip_at_webtribe.net> wrote:
> At 05:49 18/03/2005, you wrote:
> >--- Joseph Jones <bumpycarrot_at_gmail.com> wrote:
> > > Installing patches is only possible if you compile Rockbox from
> > > source, which I personally have a fear of.
> >
> >What a great opportunity to plug BC's devkit! (available at
> >http://homepage.ntlworld.com/cyborgsystems/CS_Main/RockBox/RockBox.htm))
> >
> >Before using it I had tried and failed at setting up cygwin. This simplifies
> >everything by quite a bit, and makes applying patches and other fun things
> >ridiculously easier. If you've already given up on the convential method of
> >building rockbox then I strongly recommend giving this a try.
> >
> >-scott
> >
> >PS: No, I don't work for Cyborg Systems, nor am I paid on comission. :-)
>
> Cheers scott - The cheque's in the post ;) LOL
>
> Joseph, on that page you will also find blind-friendly docs (please let me
> know if I can improve on them - I am not blind myself) ...The install
> instructions talk you through your first build ...The HOWTO on CVS (thanks
> to LinusN) also covers applying .diff styled patches :)
>
> BC
>
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