FS#6133 - Ipod installation instructions for Rockbox with Apple firmware 1.2

Attached to Project: Rockbox
Opened by Michael DiFebbo (medifebbo) - Friday, 06 October 2006, 19:19 GMT
Task Type Bugs
Category Manual
Status Closed
Assigned To No-one
Operating System iPod Nano
Severity Low
Priority Normal
Reported Version
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 100%
Votes 0
Private No


The installation instructions section of the manual for the ipod nano needs to be updated to include the following additional step necessary for Rockbox installation with Apple firmware 1.2:

The iPod Video/5G has an extra firmware for the video decoder chip. Starting with v1.2 of the Apple firmware (iPod Updater 2006-06-28), the Nano 1st gen also has a similar extra part of the firmware containing the Nike support. This extra resource image needs to be extracted as follows:

ipod_fw -o apple_sw_5g_rcsc.bin -e 1 bootpartition.bin

ALERT! NOTE: You must give it the exact name "apple_sw_5g_rcsc.bin"
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Closed by  Dave Chapman (linuxstb)
Saturday, 07 October 2006, 10:25 GMT
Reason for closing:  Duplicate
Additional comments about closing:  Duplicate of