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Subject: Re: Blind IPod user needs help w/ installation

Re: Blind IPod user needs help w/ installation

From: Michael DiFebbo <>
Date: Tue, 26 Dec 2006 18:39:44 -0500

Sarai D. Bucciarelli wrote:
> Hi guys,
> Merry Christmas!! I just received a 60 GB IPod this morning for
> Christmas. I'm having problems installing Rockbox, and need help. My
> unit is formatted as FAT32, it boots up in disk mode, I downloaded the
> latest Rockbox Daily build (couldn't find the CVS build on the CVS
> page.) I downloaded all of the PC files, ippod patcher, and the other
> file that I can't think of at the moment. I unzipped the fonts, and
> the Rockbox to the top level of my IPod, that went fine. I did
> everything right, but when I get to the IPod bootloader thing that I
> have to type in, Jaws says error in bootloader file. I even had a
> sighted person help, anmd he had probelems. I think its step 8
> according to section 2 of the manual. I'm not using ITunes. Help! I
> want to play w/ my IPod! *grin*

It looks like there is a mistake in the manual. I will fix that. Step
8 should tell you to type: |*ipodpatcher [device] -a
Received on 2006-12-27

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