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Subject: Re: Ladies and Gentlemen, we have SOUND!

Re: Ladies and Gentlemen, we have SOUND!

From: Robert Menes <>
Date: Mon, 21 May 2007 14:48:46 -0400

On 5/20/07, Jens Arnold <> wrote:
> >I am happy to announce that rockbox just played music for the
> >first time on an iPod Video G5.5 80GB. While this one isn't a
> >completely new target, it's a much awaited one, complementing
> >rockbox support on the iPod Video series.

This is amazing! I held back on buying an 80GB iPod when I found out that
it wasn't supported at the time (back in December 2006). Now that it is, I'm
thinking about getting one... once the kinks are worked out of the port, of
course. :)

Keep up the excellent work, guys! Rockbox has become one of my new
favorite open source projects to watch!

> >At devcon we decided to implement the "cheap" way for a start,
> >having a slightly negative impact on disk performance but being
> >a whole lot easier to implement. There's always the opportunity
> >to improve performance later on.

Very true, and I know that we can all help make it better. Hey, it
worked for the Sansa port!

(Rockbox user since 12/28/06; running on a 5.5G iPod video; 30GB)

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Received on 2007-05-21

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