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Rockbox for the Ipod finally working, Well, MP3/AAC play at lease :)
saratoga
post Jan 29 2006, 02:35
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Rockbox boots and appears to be stable on the iPod Color/Photo, the Nano and the Video. Plugins and codecs work, including audio on the Color/Photo and Nano. There is no audio on the Video yet.


http://www.rockbox.org/twiki/bin/view/Main/IpodPort

And from the IRC channel:

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mp3, aac, wavpack, ac3, wav are all OK.  Ogg and ALAC need a little optimising, FLAC has some memory alignment bugs to fix.


Amazing work, the entire Ipod project started just a few months ago, and it appears that people are submitting updates for the ipod port almost daily.

I have a 3G, which isn't supported, but it looks like someone is working on that too, so maybe I'll get to try it out soon smile.gif
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vinnie97
post Jan 30 2006, 23:00
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don't rub it in...the ever-diminishing, nonreplaceable internal battery is still the suck. wink.gif

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saratoga
post Jan 31 2006, 02:21
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QUOTE (vinnie97 @ Jan 30 2006, 03:00 PM)
don't rub it in...the ever-diminishing, nonreplaceable internal battery is still the suck. wink.gif
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Its not hard to replace the battery. You can buy kits for ~30 bucks online or pay Apple to do it for you.
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post Jan 31 2006, 08:45
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QUOTE (Mike Giacomelli @ Jan 30 2006, 05:21 PM)
QUOTE (vinnie97 @ Jan 30 2006, 03:00 PM)
don't rub it in...the ever-diminishing, nonreplaceable internal battery is still the suck. wink.gif
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Its not hard to replace the battery. You can buy kits for ~30 bucks online or pay Apple to do it for you.
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Yea, I was aware Apple would do it and neither of those options are ideal but are better than nothing. I prefer removable rechargeable batteries like in the Iaudio 5, which I've had for a year. Still, getting 3 times more the space with one of these puppies is tempting. What are peoples' experience with playback time? Also, I've heard reports that the unit lacks in bass response but that's just a solitary piece of anecdotal evidence that I've seen (maybe they had a bunk unit or bad headphones). Any thoughts on these issues from you owners?

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- Mike Giacomelli   Rockbox for the Ipod finally working   Jan 29 2006, 02:35
- - kwanbis   oh my!!!!!!!!   Jan 29 2006, 03:18
- - Cyaneyes   Very good news. I use Rockbox on my H340, and like...   Jan 29 2006, 03:44
|- - Mr_Rabid_Teddybear   QUOTE (Cyaneyes @ Jan 28 2006, 06:44 PM)Very ...   Jan 29 2006, 04:43
- - Mike Giacomelli   Heh just saw this on CVS: QUOTE Prevent unaligned...   Jan 29 2006, 03:56
- - unfortunateson   I might need to sell my H140, if the Ipod port gai...   Jan 29 2006, 04:56
|- - Otto42   QUOTE (unfortunateson @ Jan 28 2006, 10:56 PM...   Jan 29 2006, 08:31
- - Eli   now if they would just get MPC support Id be in he...   Jan 29 2006, 05:35
- - Farpenoodle   If they could get it running on the mini anytime s...   Jan 29 2006, 06:03
- - unfortunateson   i could care less for aesthetics. Rockbox is easy...   Jan 29 2006, 09:15
|- - Otto42   QUOTE (unfortunateson @ Jan 29 2006, 03:15 AM...   Jan 29 2006, 13:50
|- - davechapman   Not many people would try to argue that the iTunes...   Jan 29 2006, 14:33
|- - Cpt. Spandrel   QUOTE (Otto42 @ Jan 29 2006, 11:50 PM)(snip) ...   Jan 29 2006, 14:46
||- - fairway   Read here how to install Rockbox on your iPod http...   Jan 29 2006, 17:41
|- - bhangraman   QUOTE (Otto42 @ Jan 29 2006, 04:50 AM)Like I ...   Feb 3 2006, 00:49
|- - Cpt. Spandrel   QUOTE (bhangraman @ Feb 3 2006, 10:49 AM)QUOT...   Feb 3 2006, 02:37
- - keytotime   Flac is working now, and also the port for the H14...   Jan 29 2006, 14:38
- - kritip   Well, i installed it on my nano... it crashed on ...   Jan 29 2006, 19:10
|- - davechapman   QUOTE (kritip @ Jan 29 2006, 10:10 AM)Well, i...   Jan 29 2006, 20:50
- - kritip   Hi, Correct, with regards to gapless playback, it...   Jan 29 2006, 21:31
|- - davechapman   QUOTE (kritip @ Jan 29 2006, 12:31 PM)Hi, Co...   Jan 29 2006, 21:46
- - neomoe   FINALLY! :-D   Jan 29 2006, 21:35
- - neomoe   one question: how are the files accessed, by folde...   Jan 29 2006, 21:53
|- - davechapman   QUOTE (neomoe @ Jan 29 2006, 12:53 PM)one que...   Jan 29 2006, 22:10
|- - Otto42   QUOTE (davechapman @ Jan 29 2006, 04:10 PM)Ro...   Jan 30 2006, 07:51
- - kritip   I just downloaded the lastest version, and can con...   Jan 29 2006, 22:15
- - boiling_ice2k4   Wow, this is good news indeed. Hopefully I'll...   Jan 29 2006, 23:20
- - bryant   Kritip: There was a bug that would cause mpc playb...   Jan 29 2006, 23:49
|- - davechapman   QUOTE (bryant @ Jan 29 2006, 02:49 PM)I tried...   Jan 30 2006, 00:14
|- - bryant   QUOTE (davechapman @ Jan 29 2006, 03:14 PM)Th...   Jan 30 2006, 00:58
|- - davechapman   QUOTE (bryant @ Jan 29 2006, 03:58 PM)I updat...   Jan 30 2006, 03:34
|- - bryant   QUOTE (davechapman @ Jan 29 2006, 06:34 PM)Th...   Jan 30 2006, 05:13
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|- - davechapman   QUOTE (zamel @ Jan 29 2006, 03:15 PM)So, toda...   Jan 30 2006, 00:36
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|- - eisa01   QUOTE (preglow @ Jan 30 2006, 03:06 AM)QUOTE ...   Jan 30 2006, 12:11
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|- - vinnie97   QUOTE (kritip @ Jan 30 2006, 02:05 AM)Glad th...   Jan 30 2006, 21:46
|- - cliveb   QUOTE (kritip @ Jan 30 2006, 11:05 AM)Just th...   Jan 31 2006, 11:12
|- - ilikedirtthe2nd   QUOTE (cliveb @ Jan 31 2006, 10:12 AM)QUOTE (...   Jan 31 2006, 11:50
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- - kwanbis   im happier with my desicion now   Jan 30 2006, 22:31
- - vinnie97   don't rub it in...the ever-diminishing, nonrep...   Jan 30 2006, 23:00
|- - Mike Giacomelli   QUOTE (vinnie97 @ Jan 30 2006, 03:00 PM)don...   Jan 31 2006, 02:21
|- - vinnie97   QUOTE (Mike Giacomelli @ Jan 30 2006, 05:21 P...   Jan 31 2006, 08:45
- - kwanbis   hehe   Jan 30 2006, 23:47
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