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Subject: Re: iPod Classic support?

Re: iPod Classic support?

From: Nathan Hevenstone <>
Date: Wed, 21 Jan 2009 13:14:00 -0500

Wait... so I can't use RockBox with the 80GB or 120GB iPod?

On Wed, Jan 21, 2009 at 10:10, Sant, Nick (NY) <> wrote:

> -----Original Message-----
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> On Behalf Of John Smith
> Sent: Wednesday, January 21, 2009 9:04 AM
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> Subject: iPod Classic support?
> I have an iPod Classic, which I think is also called "6th generation".
> I assume I'm getting this install error because it's not supported? If
> so, will RockBox support this model anytime soon? I sure would love to
> nuke the iPod firmware!
> Hey John,
> The iPod Classic is not supported by Rockbox. As per the front page:
> "Apple: 1st through 5.5th generation iPod, iPod Mini and 1st generation
> iPod Nano (not the Shuffle, 2nd/3rd/4th gen Nano, Classic or Touch)".
> Whether it will be supported in the future depends on certain
> encryption/security measures which thus far have not been "cracked".
> There are no timeframes for when (or indeed, if) it will be.
> Thanks,
> Nick.
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