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Re: [SLE] Linux and hardware mp3 players
  • From: Bruce Marshall <bmarsh@xxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Wed, 9 Feb 2005 09:02:14 -0500
  • Message-id: <200502090902.14218.bmarsh@xxxxxxxxxx>
On Wednesday 09 February 2005 03:22 am, Gerhard den Hollander wrote:
> Thanks to all who replied, but so far I haven;t had anyone recommened a
> player that does what I want ;)
> They'r eeither too small (128M) or too expensive (>$100).
>
> My main use for this will be to use as a player when cycling back and forth
> from work , and I do;t want to risk a $300 player to get soaked with rain
> and become useless ...
>

Once again.....

The RCA Lyra's 1021 and 1071 support SD cards and are well under $100.

Both are very compatible with linux.










> > Im looking for a hardware mp3 player that's supported under linux:
> >
> > my main requirements are:
> > **LINUX SUPPORT**
> > cheap (<$100/Euro 100)
> > at least 2 hours playing time (256M or more)
> > **LINUX SUPPORT** (even if it's just mount as massstorage
> > device and drop the mp3s on it)
> > Ideally self-charging (as in, stick it in the USB slot and it
> > will recharge itself)
> >
> > Any recommendations ?
> >
> > Apples iStick / iShuffle sounds like it would fit the bill but
> > 1) i'm not sure if it can be used from within linux
> > 2) it has a one second gap between tracks
>
> Currently listening to: d102-AudioTrack 02
>
> Gerhard, <faliquid@xxxxxxxxx> == The Acoustic Motorbiker ==
> --
> __O Ik zit hier voor het raam
> =`\<, Ik zit me stierlijk te vervelen
> (=)/(=) Ik wou dat ik twee hondjes was
> Dan konden we samen spelen

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