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Subject: RE: strange "bug" with H340

RE: strange "bug" with H340

From: Rob Powell <>
Date: Wed, 15 Mar 2006 22:08:44 -0000

Hi Dave, first, I don't think my unit's faulty, though I've not dismissed
that possibility, as in all the operations like loading files onto the unit
etc, it works fine. Second, I'm using the daily build of RB from Monday.
Third, I think the firmware is 1.28. Would it make a difference if I
installed the japan or euro version of the firmware? I don't know what
version of the patcher it is, except that I downloaded it the other day
straight off the site.


-----Original Message-----
[]On Behalf Of Dave Hooper
Sent: 15 March 2006 21:34
To: Rockbox
Subject: Re: strange "bug" with H340

Just an idea here, but - how well does your new H340 perform with the
stock firmware? Could it be you have a faulty unit (irrespective of the
software running on it)? Alternatively, if the iriver firmware behaves
just fine, and only rockbox seems to exhibit faults, have you tried running
Scandisk on the disk (when connected to a PC)? Rockbox stores its settings
on the hard drive whereas the iriver firmware stores its settings in
prom - if the disk is faulty then that might explain why rockbox fails to
store its settings correctly

Also - just for reference - which version of rockbox (and which version of
the rockbox bootloader) are you using?

----- Original Message -----
From: "Rob Powell" <>
To: "Rockbox development" <>
Sent: Wednesday, March 15, 2006 9:25 AM
Subject: strange "bug" with H340

> Hi all,
> I've installed RB on my new H340, and was happily listening last night,
> when
> the battery died. It seems only to last about an hour, so whether there's
> a
> problem with the charger, or a bug in the software that's telling it to
> turn
> off before the battery's flat I don't know.
> However there are 2 other problems that I've noticed, which aren't related
> to the battery. First, the unit resets many of it's settings, including
> sound settings and some playback options when it's turned off. Second,
> the
> unit locked up after the battery died, so i did a reset, using the little
> button under the mike. When I turned on, no voiced menus, filenames,
> etc.
> Rockbox is still there, but the setting seem to have been completely
> rewritten.
> R
> ob

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