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Subject: Re: How to write patches

Re: How to write patches

From: Peter Fern <>
Date: Tue, 19 Jun 2007 03:38:02 +1000

C coding is not for the faint of heart, I'd suggest you at least find
some C primers on the net, it's quite a bit more complex than the
scripting I'm guessing you're familiar with.

daniel dalton wrote:
> Hi,
> What should I read to start being able to write my own patches for
> rockbox. I have been reading stuff on using the printf function and
> compiling c files in to executables and displaying stuff on the screen.
> Things weren't compiling as they should and I don't really care about
> building applications at the minute. I just want to be able to write
> patches for rockbox and make my player read more things. I would also
> like to update a couple of patches. So if someone could tell me where I
> should go to get started with all this I would greatly appreciate it.
> --
> Daniel Dalton.
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Received on 2007-06-18

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