Rockbox mail archiveSubject: Re: I think I bricked my sansa e280.
Re: I think I bricked my sansa e280.
From: Josh Drizin <krazykit_at_gmail.com>
Date: Fri, 22 Feb 2008 09:19:16 -0500
On Fri, Feb 22, 2008 at 9:00 AM, Emlyn Addison <noisyblocks_at_gmail.com> wrote:
> Forgive this total n00b question, but how would I use the files in the
> e200tool-src.zip archive?
You have to build e200tool itself, it seems, as there is no Mac build
listed. I believe you need libusb-devel and the Xcode tools to
compile. (Perhaps someone with a Mac could compile a static binary?)
> On the website after "General", I see some
> references to "Restoring I2C boot rom on Sansa e200" but I don't know
> where these commands are initiated. Am I missing something?
No need to restore the i2c ROM: what you're doing is the Manufacture
Mode instructions, meaning you need BL_SD_boardSupportSD.rom (on
> Right now I can't do anything more than turn the sansa's blue ring on
> (doing recovery mode). I followed the "manufacturing mode"
> instructions (power off, hold center select and insert the USB cable)
> but nothing seems to happen--the blue ring lights up and that's it.
That does sound like Manufacture Mode, but you can't do anything
without e200tool, unfortunately.
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Received on 2008-02-22