Rockbox mail archiveSubject: Re: Two Unrelated Questions
Re: Two Unrelated Questions
From: Daniel Stenberg <daniel_at_rockbox.org>
Date: Sun, 2 Apr 2006 09:51:52 +0200 (CEST)
On Sat, 1 Apr 2006, Grant Hardy wrote:
> 1. Why do some players require bootloaders? Some players you can simply
> extract a ZIP file to them and Rockbox will work perfectly.
We need to get Rockbox running on the units, and different models require
> Also, does the iAudio require a bootloader?
> 2. I am arranging to sell my Archos to somebody, but I want a new
> player beforehand. I'm looking at the iAudio X5. There is one on
> eBay that apparently is slightly thicker than the regular X5, do to
> something like an extended battery.
The ones with larger (60GB - 2 platter) disks are thicker, and so is the X5L
models that come with a bigger battery. I don't think there is any X5L with a
2 platter disk.
> As this still comes within the X5 series, will this likely work with
Rockbox currently runs on iAudio X5, X5L and X5V.
> Will voice support, FM radio and voice recorder follow soon (voice support
> arrived within a week or so of sound on the iPod)?
-- Daniel Stenberg -- http://www.rockbox.org/ -- http://daniel.haxx.se/Received on 2006-04-02