Dell DJ and Linux Access
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Fri Dec 2 19:06:26 UTC 2005
> Has anyone gotten the management of a Dell DJ portable
> player to work under Linux via a command line program?
> It connects to a computer via a USB cable and there is a
> Linux program called "dudebox" which is nice, but it is a
> GUI application. If one can mount the player's hard drive
> as a file system, it should be possible to add and delete
> files in the normal way.
There's a project called libnjb.sf.net which provides the
API for accessing the Dell DJ as well as a number of
Creative players. The libnjb project has experimental
Python bindings so you can code to them if you want:
and there's also a njbfs project for mounting your unit as a
file system to access just as you would any other file
Hope these give you some leads to at least get files to and
from your DJ.
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