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MP3 player(s) ?

Postby marty510 on Tue Oct 14, 2008 12:56 pm

I want to put all my music on an 120GB MP3 player.....what player is compatible with linux?

I have 80GB worth of music

Thanks, marty
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Re: MP3 player(s) ?

Postby iironjade on Tue Oct 14, 2008 1:08 pm

My Creative Zen seems to be quite happy with Mint. It takes a bit of work to persuade Mint to recognise it (unlike Windows, just plugging it in via USB won't work), but it then it's ok. I use Gnomad to transfer music and to edit the Zen's contents as it's much easier than using the Zen's erratic erase function.
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Re: MP3 player(s) ?

Postby cathbard on Wed Oct 15, 2008 3:35 am

Cowon, it supports open formats like ogg and haven't bought into the whole drm scam that the corporate entertainment world tried to foist onto us all to keep their buggy whip factories in business and their mafiosa style terrorist tactics alive. iRiver are worth a look at too.
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Re: MP3 player(s) ?

Postby fixrman on Thu Oct 16, 2008 7:20 pm

How about an e260 Sansa? I tried to set the Sansa into USB mode, but it doesn't seem to work.
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