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Subject: Re: [RaaA] Weekly status report

Re: [RaaA] Weekly status report

From: Jonathan Gordon <>
Date: Thu, 27 May 2010 01:08:36 +1000

On 27 May 2010 01:01, Thomas Martitz
<> wrote:
> Am 26.05.2010 16:13, schrieb Jonathan Gordon:
> I tihnk RaaA should use the current directory as / (unless a root
> option is given on the command line). being able to mount virtual
> drives from command line args would be nice also.
> The current directory only will probably not work, because an app is usually
> separated to from the music dir (e.g. the app in /usr/bin and the music in
> $HOME/Music). Even more so on mobile devices where you sometimes cannot
> chose where to put the programs and music into if want to run/play it from
> the device.

Right, ideally the host os will handle file i/o so any path the host
understands rockbox shold support... the problem is all the hardcoded
paths in rockbox... I guess a possible sollution is to fix the
ROCKBOX_DIR #define to something that RaaA checks for before opening
files and redirect as required, all other filenames should just work
(i.e /music will literally load /music on the host.)..
Received on 2010-05-26

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