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Old 02-19-2004, 02:17 PM   #1
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Exclamation How can I port Linux to my Media Player?


I would like to know if I could install Linux on my Media Player Device since it can be Updated with Firmware. All help is welcome (and needed). Thanks
 
Old 02-19-2004, 02:19 PM   #2
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it might be possible, but what is the media device ...
just knowing the name and model and doing some searching might yield some results ..
 
Old 02-23-2004, 11:47 AM   #3
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Its a RipGo! and they stop makind updates for it. There is no more support for this device.
 
Old 02-23-2004, 12:02 PM   #4
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Doubtfull... You would need to know the microprocessor type, I/O mapping etc. Not an easy task.
 
Old 02-28-2004, 11:28 PM   #5
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If I were able to find this information it would be possible....right?
 
Old 02-29-2004, 08:52 AM   #6
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It might be possible, if you were a dedicated and very skilled hacker who liked a challenge.
 
Old 02-29-2004, 09:02 AM   #7
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Is this what you are talking about?
http://www.imation.com/en_US/product.jhtml?Id=IM_PRD341


IMHO Nope.
 
Old 03-01-2004, 12:19 PM   #8
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Yea Thats it. All I need are some instructions on what to do and I'll give it my best. Im good with electronics so hopefully this wont be to impossible.
 
Old 03-01-2004, 12:41 PM   #9
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do you have any experience with programming? or are you just "handy" with electronics?
 
Old 03-02-2004, 01:58 PM   #10
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I've taken a few programming classes at college. My major is Computer Information Systems.
 
  


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