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Subject: Re: Voice problem bug fixed

Re: Voice problem bug fixed

From: Hamish Mackenzie <>
Date: Sat, 10 Mar 2007 01:59:04 +1100

----- Original Message -----
From: "Hamish Mackenzie" <>
To: "Rockbox" <>
Sent: Saturday, March 10, 2007 12:36 AM
Subject: Re: Voice problem bug fixed

> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Linus Nielsen Feltzing" <>
> To: "Rockbox development" <>
> Sent: Friday, March 09, 2007 8:41 PM
> Subject: Voice problem bug fixed
>> Hi all!
>> I just fixed a nasty issue with the voice file loading. It turns out that
>> the new main menu revealed a long-standing bug in the voice file
>> handling. On some platforms, under certain conditions, the voice file
>> could be loaded before the audio subsystem was initialized, which could
>> lead to buffer corruption and the voice was disabled.
>> This fix should solve the issue where the voice file wasn't loaded even
>> if the settings were reset.
>> Please try the latest SVN build and see if the problem is gone.
>> Thanks,
>> Linus
> Damn it. I had experianced this for the last couple of days and decided
> to format my Nano using the old Ipod firmware updater I had from about a
> year ago and whilst I was doing that I checked the mail and saw this lol
> Well I guess it needed a freshen up. I noticed the problem yesterday with
> the daily build from Mar 08 along with Andres laurance and reed files from
> the same date. What would happen was that RB would boot up and start
> speaking as normal and then after about 10 seconds or so a data abort
> error would come on screen according to my good lady with the good eyes.
> Ah well I will go grab the latest bootloader and the latest build and
> report back.

Well formatted the Nano installed latest RB and Fonts with Andres Laurence
voice and all is back in good working order. Great job Linus

> Cheers
> Hamish
Received on 2007-03-09

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