Rockbox mail archiveSubject: Re: RockBox On The Iriver H320?
Re: RockBox On The Iriver H320?
From: John Lawrence <blaquestic_at_gmail.com>
Date: Thu, 15 Dec 2005 21:40:48 -0500
im tellin u manuel, jam on the buttons. forget reset, thats not what worked
On 12/15/05, ian douglas <id_at_w98.us> wrote:
> On the H320, the reset button is a tiny pinhole just underneath the
> external mic on the left edge of the player.
> Ian Douglas
> blogs & photos: http://www.w98.us/
> John Lawrence wrote:
> > thanks. i guess that saved me, but whats the reset button? anyway, do
> > you think i should try installing rockbox again or just wait?
> > On 12/14/05, *Manuel Dejonghe* <manuel_at_dejonghe.de
> > <mailto:manuel_at_dejonghe.de>> wrote:
> > strange thing, tho.
> > On 12/15/05, Linus Nielsen Feltzing <linus_at_haxx.se
> > <mailto:linus_at_haxx.se>> wrote:
> > > Manuel Dejonghe wrote:
> > > > I know it works like that with the Record-Button.
> > >
> > > No, you don't double-click the Record button to start the
> > original, you
> > > just hold it.
> > Mhmm. Just coincidence then it worked out once when I tried prior to
> > writing that mail...
> > > > And I did'nt manage to get it working like that with the reset
> > button.
> > > > And I don't know how the code had to be written to intercept a
> > click
> > > > on the REAL reset-button :-S
> > >
> > > The thing is that the bootloader stores a cookie in the internal
> > > when it starts, and clears it when it starts the real firmware.
> > >
> > > However, if it detects that the cookie is already there when it
> > boots,
> > > it assumes that the bootloader has rebooted from a crash, and
> > starts the
> > > original firmware.
> > >
> > > If you press RESET in the middle of the boot process, the player
> > > restarts without resetting the cookie. You must of course hold ON
> > when
> > > you do this, otherwise the player will turn off.
> > Sounds way cool, man.
> > But whenever I press the reset button, my unit goes off instead of
> > rebooting. No matter which buttons I keep pressed.
> > Whatever. Don't mind, it's just one strange box, and the rest of it
> > perfectly working.
> > Thanks for the cookie-advise.
> > lImbus
Received on 2005-12-16