---+!! !RockIR (Infrared/DAP module) %TOC% --- ---++ Purpose * Universal host DAP compatibility * Setting standards for interoperability between players * Enhancing the market playing field for digital audio * Promoting the community driven design of F/OSS to make a tangible product for the masses * Fun!! --- ---++ Ok, what is it?? !RockIR will be a seamless way to connect older and present digital audio devices to a gateway of freedom; transmitting data wirelessly through short range communication as to not be interfering in a world of many devices, flipping through channels on your television via a handy all-around infrared remote, and after charging, ready to become an independent player altogether. --- ---++ Who to contact JoelSnyder is the one guilty for all of this ;) You can contact me at !joelioDOTsnyderATgmailDOTcom --- ---++ Software Design It's going to take some code to run this beast, ya know! ---+++ Patches to Rockbox (Plugins) * !UniversalRemoteControl plugin * !IrDA plugin * No drivers required. Touching the core code is not needed! ---+++ Software Side on !RockIR * Porting Rockbox to the chosen architecture of the !FieldProgrammableGateArray * Rockbox drivers (only pertinent to the !FieldProgrammableGateArray target) for !IrDA modulator, demodulator, microSD controller, and DAC, which all are completely documented through open source code * !IrDA stack --- ---++ Hardware Design * gEDA : http://www.geda.seul.org/ * Icarus Verilog : http://www.icarus.com/eda/verilog/ * BRL-CAD : http://www.brlcad.org/ * I am currently working with these free tools to design the circuitry/logic/CAD drawings... -- JoelSnyder ---
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