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Subject: Re: Archos devices: time to let them rest?

Re: Archos devices: time to let them rest?

From: Frank Gevaerts <>
Date: Tue, 11 Feb 2014 16:38:57 +0100

On Tue, Feb 11, 2014 at 12:38:39PM +0100, Steph.MMyahoo wrote:
> Now to the point : as it's been said these players are stable and
> won't be improved so of course push them aside but not out. There
> are 2 kind of players on : stable & unstable. I suggest
> to create a third one = old unsupported ports which were stable...
> or not whenever unstable does not mean unusable (as for my Cowon
> D2).

There are three categories: "stable", "unstable" and "unusable" :)
(those category names don't necessarily have their usual English

Yes. It should definitely be possible to keep offering the latest actual
stable build for these devices. I suspect we'd call that category


"Debugging is twice as hard as writing the code in the first place.
Therefore, if you write the code as cleverly as possible, you are,
by definition, not smart enough to debug it." - Brian W. Kernighan
Received on 2014-02-11

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