Rockbox mail archiveSubject: what does "end of life" for ROMBOX mean in practice?
what does "end of life" for ROMBOX mean in practice?
From: George Michaelson <ggm_at_pobox.com>
Date: Wed, 23 May 2007 11:09:03 +1000
I have an Archos Recorder V1. I'm on some post 2.5 CVS version. they
come with .ucl, which I can click on, which claim to be burned into ROM.
I have rombox. at least I think I do. I may have bootbox. who can tell?
how do they tell? What difference does it make?
ROMBOX was the one which ran as readonly code from ROM, right?
So I read from the devcon that Rombox can't go on, image sizes exceed
limits. In practice, what does this mean?
* can I cut my own stripped down build which would/might fit?
* walk back to older GCC
* remove functionality
* if I want to keep up with current/head, how do I make that work
* do I have to un-install rombox? if so, how?
explanation sought by confused/scared user...
Received on 2007-05-23