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Subject: Re: what's my current version?

Re: what's my current version?

From: Peter Herngaard <>
Date: Fri, 18 May 2007 13:24:26 +0200


I have noticed that the archives containing the current built is no longer
named by a date abreviation.
What is the reason for that change?

Best Wishes,

----- Original Message -----
From: "Barry Wardell" <>
To: "Rockbox" <>
Sent: Friday, May 18, 2007 10:58 AM
Subject: Re: what's my current version?

> HI Paul,
> If the version of Rockbox you have installed is fairly recent. there
> will be a file inside the .rockbox folder called rockbox-info.txt.
> That has some information about the build you have installed. On about
> the seventh line down, it has the version.
> The most recent and recommended builds to use are on this page:
> There is a large build table before the links to download rockbox for
> your device. That page could be quite difficult to navigate with a
> screen reader, so here is a direct link to the most recent Rockbox
> version for your iAudio:
> Regards,
> Barry
> On 5/17/07, Paul Erkens <> wrote:
>> Hi list,
>> If you have the rockbox voice menus enabled, you will find that if, from
>> the
>> main menu, you go into system and then into version, the voice will say:
>> version screen do not speak". I am blind, and other than this voice, I
>> obviously cannot get feedback from the player's display screen. And
>> indeed
>> as the voice announces, the version screen won't be read.
>> So I'm wondering: is there another way to check the current version
>> number
>> of rockbox on my player? I still have the installation files on my pc,
>> and I
>> can also browse the unit by U S B. Any ideas as to how I can find that
>> number?
>> Second: the rockbox site is not very accessible, in that it is hard to
>> read
>> for people using screen readers to access their pc screen information. On
>> what page (link) on the rockbox site do I find out, wether the current
>> build
>> for my unit on the site is newer than what I am using now? I have a Cowon
>> IAudio, x5.
>> Best regards,
>> Paul.
Received on 2007-05-18

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