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Subject: Re: Xduoo X3 no partition found for rockbox

Re: Xduoo X3 no partition found for rockbox

From: Jan H. via rockbox <>
Date: Mon, 26 Jul 2021 20:59:50 +0200

Hey Dave,

On that error screen, it should show a version number on the second
line. What version does that show?
Also, just to confirm, using the X3 that isn't working, can you play
music from that μSD card when booted to the original firmware?


2021-07-26 20:52 GMT+02:00, David Mehler via rockbox <>:
> Hello,
> Ok, making progress, got past the stuck at prompt, I flipped the
> button up getting it in to original firmware then used a pin to force
> a restart, then shut it down normally. I then put it back on rockbox
> by putting the switch down and doing a restart. With the original card
> in it did the same thing, stopped at the rockbox no partition found
> for rockbox error message mounting disk then it stopped. Again both
> these sd cards work fine in my x3, they're just not working in this
> one.
> Thanks.
> Dave.
> On 7/25/21, David Mehler <> wrote:
>> Hello,
>> Thanks for your reply.
>> I do not have a secondary card in either device.
>> Should I try a rockbox reinstall on the non-working x3? I've got to
>> get the battery out as the screws are stripped and it's stuck at the
>> rockbox loading screen and going no further.
>> Please keep the suggestions coming and if I need to download anything
>> else to fix this please let me know.
>> Thanks.
>> Dave.
>> On 7/25/21, Solomon Peachy <> wrote:
>>> On Sun, Jul 25, 2021 at 12:26:15PM -0400, David Mehler via rockbox wrote:
>>>> I put my friend's sd card in my x3, and it fired right up in mine, so
>>>> it's not an issue with the sd card itself or how it is formatted. That
>>>> is bringing me back to the rockbox bootloader install on my friend's
>>>> x3.
>>> There was only ever one (installable) bootloader build for the X3.
>>> Another possibility -- there were two different revisions of the X3
>>> sold; there supposedly was no difference between the two other than the
>>> case labels and the battery, but one never knows.
>>> Do you have a secondary card inserted into either device?
>>> - Solomon
>>> --
>>> Solomon Peachy pizza at shaftnet dot org (email&xmpp)
>>> _at_pizza:shaftnet dot org (matrix)
>>> High Springs, FL speachy (
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