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Subject: Re: Problems with the Sansa e280

Re: Problems with the Sansa e280

From: R.L. Horn <>
Date: Fri, 24 Apr 2009 22:38:30 -0500 (CDT)

On Fri, 24 Apr 2009, Christopher Chaltain wrote:

> Nico Moret wrote:
>> Yes, I have rockbox installed, so I guess I am connecting via rockbox. I
>> use version R1.86.

> On my Sansa, with Rockbox installed, when I connect it to my PC via USB, the
> Rockbox firmware will reboot the Sansa into the original Sansa firmware.
> Sometimes I need to do this twice to get it to take. When I disconnect the
> Sansa, the Sansa will reboot and reload the Rockbox firmware. I'm running
> Rockbox version 3.2, which I believe is the latest.
> It sounds like you're saying this isn't necessary in the newish versions of
> Rockbox, and that I can enable the USB stack in Rockbox.

SVN revisions since the 3.2 release (or thereabouts) have the USB stack
enabled and a bootloader that doesn't dump you into the OF when plugged
in. I'd thought this was the case for 3.2 as well, but I guess not.

You can try it out (except the bootloader, of course) with a current or
daily build.
Received on 2009-04-25

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