android
Go Back   abi>>forums > MP3 Players By Brand > SanDisk Sansa > Sansa e200 > Sansa e200 Rockbox

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
  #1  
Old 07-09-2009, 12:17 PM
MrBryan MrBryan is offline
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2009
Posts: 1
Default using with car deck usb connector --> loads internal flash only

Hi all,

I want to use rockbox with my car adapter that has a USB connector for ipods and flash drives,

but while the 3.3 rockbox enables usb, it mounts two drives under linux, the internal and external flash (8gb micro sd in this case),

when I connect it to my car's usb port, it only sees the INTERNAL (4GB) flash card.

Is there a way to disable the internal flash, or prioritize the mounting somehow so that the car will see the sd card instead?

thanks. Tried searching but "car" and "usb" both get ignored by the search util because they're short.
Reply With Quote

Advertisement [Remove Advertisement]

  #2  
Old 07-09-2009, 05:48 PM
saratoga saratoga is offline
Rockbox Developer / Moderator
 
Join Date: Apr 2007
Posts: 3,588
Default

You could dig into the USB code and see about rearranging the order of the mount points, but I think it would be quite difficult unless you know a good bit about USB.
Reply With Quote

  #3  
Old 07-16-2009, 03:34 PM
F1fan07's Avatar
F1fan07 F1fan07 is offline
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2009
Location: MO
Posts: 30
Default

Is there any other way to make this happen? I can live with it, but I wonder if there is a way to change how the player presents the music locations via MTP...like could you create a generic drive that pulls the file info from/ or references both the internal flash and the external card and present it as a single mount point? When I say "could you create", I mean is it realistically feasible?
__________________
Zune HD 32GB
Sandisk e280 v1 (rockboxed)
Creative Zen Vision W (100GB)
Cowon S9 32GB sold

Last edited by F1fan07; 07-16-2009 at 04:02 PM.
Reply With Quote

  #4  
Old 07-17-2009, 05:37 AM
Daveybaby Daveybaby is offline
Member
 
Join Date: May 2007
Posts: 106
Default

The same thing happens if you plug the sansa into an xbox360, it only sees the first device (because that's all it looks for).

You *could* rewrite the USB code (probably a lot of other stuff too) to make both devices appear as one logical device, but that's a SERIOUS amount of work. It would probably have to be a special mode of operation because you would have to prohibit writing to the sansa in that situation.
Reply With Quote

Reply

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump



All times are GMT -5. The time now is 12:57 AM.