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Subject: Re: A hearty THANKS for a job well done

Re: A hearty THANKS for a job well done

From: Linus Nielsen Feltzing <>
Date: 2005-11-30

Neon John wrote:
> Then I remembered from RTFSC. You clever programmers stash the RESUME
> data in the real time clock chip's memory. CLEVER. Independently
> battery backed. After I got the case back together and the batteries
> in, I pressed ON and resumed right where I left off.
> I just thought I'd take the occasion to say again, Well Done, Guys.
> Thanks so much for what has become my constant companion - Rockbox and
> the JBR.

Good to hear, thanks.

In fact, the RTC memory *is* lost when you pull the battery, since it is
backed only from the main battery. However, we store it on disk as well,
for safety, and this is what saved you this time. Great!

> What I'm wondering is, is there an audio equivalent of the plug saver,
> a short male/female cord that could be attached to the JBR, perhaps
> with a small clamp, and then the 'phones plugged into the cord?

I have no idea, sorry.

Received on Wed Nov 30 09:29:08 2005

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