|08-29-2007, 07:29 PM||#1|
Join Date: Jul 2006
Device: iPad,Nexus 7,Kobo Glo
Hack to run executable off SD card?
I haven't been following things too closely recently, but was wondering - has anyone made a hack to run an executable off the SD card (or did Sony lock that down)?
It seems if people want to write new types of readers it would help a lot to not have to reflash each time but just drop new versions on the SD.
I'm somewhat tempted to try write a CBR/CBZ viewer.
|08-30-2007, 10:44 PM||#2|
Join Date: Sep 2006
Device: PRS-500/505/700, Kindle, Cybook Gen3, Words Gear
It's possible to mount the card with mtools but that screws up Reader's card insertion detector and you have to reboot it. A better solution is to mcopy your binary to /tmp and run from there (it's a 4MB ramdisk). See the .sh scripts in Universal Flasher for details.
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