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Subject: Re: question about information in wiki

Re: question about information in wiki

From: Daniel Dalton <>
Date: Sat, 15 Dec 2007 11:01:45 +1100 (EST)

Probably press on then flick the hold switch straight away...

On Fri, 14 Dec 2007, alex wallis wrote:

> HI list.
> Ok first off i'm not complaining i'm simply asking for clarrification on the
> following extract from the wiki, in the iriver flashing guide.
> i'm going to update my rockbox so that it runs from rom rather than disc.
> i just looked at the flashing guide and saw the following section.
> Once you have flashed your player you can change the boot sequence to your
> preference as follows,
> a.. Switch off your player, select HOLD switch ON,
> b.. Switch on player, you will be presented with a boot menu,
> c.. Switch Hold switch off, navigate to your choice, press record to enable
> it as default.
> d.. Save your settings and exit
> e.. ok i understand that part but my question is. Surely if the hold switch
> is on that is designed to lock the player so that it doesn't accidentally get
> switched on say in our pocket. So if this is still the case how are you
> supposed to switch it on with the hold switch in the on position? or is the
> function of the switch slightly changed?
> also could someone please tell me if i do run rockbox from rom where should i
> store the .voice file for the speech? as i'm guessing once rockbox is running
> from rom you don't really need the rockbox folder on the disc.

Daniel Dalton
Received on 2007-12-15

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