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Subject: Re: iaudio and speech support

Re: iaudio and speech support

From: Grant Hardy <>
Date: Sat, 22 Apr 2006 13:59:42 -0700

I have a couple more questions about the X5 without rockbox, as mine will be
arriving any day. Rich, you seem very knowledgeable about iAudio as a blind
- How, in the radio, do you make presets, move between them, and just
manually switch between frequencies?
- Key sequence for making voice recordings/radio recordings?
- Any way to sort files in a folder by date?
----- Original Message -----
From: "Rich Cavallaro" <>
To: "Rockbox" <>
Sent: Monday, April 17, 2006 7:12 PM
Subject: Re: iaudio and speech support

> Yes I figured out how to swtich between directories..
> I sent that in a previous post today I believe.
> You hold in the joy stick.
> You go left once.
> Now your in a list of directories.
> You up and down arrow until you find the one you want..
> I have mine in alphibetical order. You then hit right. If you have a sub
> directory with in that directory you hit right again. Then hit play to
> start playing the files.
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Grant Hardy" <>
> To: "Rockbox" <>
> Sent: Monday, April 17, 2006 10:04 PM
> Subject: Re: iaudio and speech support
>> That's cool at least. I imagine the bug is probably the combination of
>> voice support and playing audio files together. That's too bad though
>> that you can't play any MP3s yet and had to switch back to the original
>> firmware. By the way, did you figure out yet the key sequence for
>> switching folders? (My iAudio will be arriving soon!!)
>> ----- Original Message -----
>> From: "Rich Cavallaro" <>
>> To: "Rockbox" <>
>> Sent: Monday, April 17, 2006 6:49 PM
>> Subject: iaudio and speech support
>>> >Hi Rock box developers and list:
>>> I just installed rock box on the iaudio x5.
>>> Here are my results.
>>> Install went with out a hitch.
>>> The menus read fine with Microsoft Marry.
>>> When I tried to play an mp3 file how ever the unit played the song for
>>> about three seconds and froze and then I was forced to reboot the
>>> player.
>>> I think its great that the menus speak.
>>> How is work going on the playback of mp3 files as well as ogg files?
>>> Keep up the great work developers!
>>> I look foward to using rock box on the x5 when it is a bit more stable.
>>> I also noticed that the speech did not spell any folder or file names.
>>> There was no voice options in the menu that I could tell.
>>> I just also reinstalled the original firmware that came with the unit.
Received on 2006-04-22

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