Register Guidelines E-Books Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

Go Back   MobileRead Forums > E-Book Readers > Sony Reader

Notices

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 12-05-2010, 10:25 AM   #1
drdann
Connoisseur
drdann ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.drdann ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.drdann ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.drdann ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.drdann ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.drdann ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.drdann ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.drdann ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.drdann ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.drdann ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.drdann ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.
 
drdann's Avatar
 
Posts: 64
Karma: 300000
Join Date: Nov 2010
Location: Twin Falls, ID
Device: Sony PRS-350
Need help with PRS+300

Used the 300 updater first, then installed PRS+300. Now, book by title doesn't work (almost all books listed in the 0-9 category). I do not have a backup of the original firmware to restore it to. Is there a way to fix the 'book my title' option to sort properly? Alternately, is there a way to get the original firmware back?
drdann is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-05-2010, 06:07 PM   #2
drdann
Connoisseur
drdann ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.drdann ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.drdann ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.drdann ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.drdann ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.drdann ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.drdann ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.drdann ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.drdann ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.drdann ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.drdann ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.
 
drdann's Avatar
 
Posts: 64
Karma: 300000
Join Date: Nov 2010
Location: Twin Falls, ID
Device: Sony PRS-350
Update : Was able to get books in order using a reflash with the Baroda(?) firmware (loc.Ru.clock.pg.1.05a.zip).

Tries to re-do it with PRS+ (newest version) and same problem - book by title is wrong.

Re-did with Baroda and titles work. Would still like to get PRS+ working on it properly..

any ideas?
drdann is offline   Reply With Quote
 
Enthusiast
Old 12-05-2010, 06:19 PM   #3
drdann
Connoisseur
drdann ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.drdann ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.drdann ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.drdann ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.drdann ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.drdann ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.drdann ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.drdann ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.drdann ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.drdann ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.drdann ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.
 
drdann's Avatar
 
Posts: 64
Karma: 300000
Join Date: Nov 2010
Location: Twin Falls, ID
Device: Sony PRS-350
Just downloaded 2.0.5 had been using 2.0.4

Will see if that solves the issue and report back
drdann is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-05-2010, 07:01 PM   #4
drdann
Connoisseur
drdann ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.drdann ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.drdann ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.drdann ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.drdann ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.drdann ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.drdann ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.drdann ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.drdann ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.drdann ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.drdann ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.
 
drdann's Avatar
 
Posts: 64
Karma: 300000
Join Date: Nov 2010
Location: Twin Falls, ID
Device: Sony PRS-350
Nope... problem persists... back to Baroda. Hate losing the % marking on the page index (my main reason for using prs+). But, Oh well...
drdann is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-06-2010, 02:43 AM   #5
drdann
Connoisseur
drdann ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.drdann ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.drdann ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.drdann ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.drdann ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.drdann ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.drdann ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.drdann ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.drdann ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.drdann ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.drdann ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.
 
drdann's Avatar
 
Posts: 64
Karma: 300000
Join Date: Nov 2010
Location: Twin Falls, ID
Device: Sony PRS-350
found a solution... Reflashed with Baroda, the used prs+ 2.02

this version does not exhibit the book by title sort issue. Both 2.04 and 2.05 do.

looking forward to a future release that perhaps an option for % only on the page index that avoids the book by title issue as well.

thanks to everyone who has put in the work to make prs+ what it is.
drdann is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-06-2010, 05:08 AM   #6
Mark Nord
2B || !2B
Mark Nord can program the VCR without an owner's manual.Mark Nord can program the VCR without an owner's manual.Mark Nord can program the VCR without an owner's manual.Mark Nord can program the VCR without an owner's manual.Mark Nord can program the VCR without an owner's manual.Mark Nord can program the VCR without an owner's manual.Mark Nord can program the VCR without an owner's manual.Mark Nord can program the VCR without an owner's manual.Mark Nord can program the VCR without an owner's manual.Mark Nord can program the VCR without an owner's manual.Mark Nord can program the VCR without an owner's manual.
 
Posts: 817
Karma: 178742
Join Date: Feb 2010
Location: Austria
Device: Sony PRS505/650/T1
drdann,
you should direct your request to the appropriate support forums
here and here
Will post a pointer in the latter one.

kartu sorted out some issue with the sorting of non-latin strings, maybe messed up with the latin ones?
Mark Nord is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-06-2010, 09:07 AM   #7
kartu
PRS+ author
kartu ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.kartu ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.kartu ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.kartu ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.kartu ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.kartu ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.kartu ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.kartu ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.kartu ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.kartu ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.kartu ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.
 
Posts: 1,637
Karma: 2446233
Join Date: Dec 2007
Device: Sony PRS-300, 505, 600, 650, 950
@Mark
Thanks for support!

@drdann
Which locale are use using? Could you be a bit more specific about the titles? If it is Russian, with 2.0.5 books by author / title should work the same way. Anyway, please continue this discussion in threads linked by Mark.
kartu is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-06-2010, 11:21 AM   #8
drdann
Connoisseur
drdann ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.drdann ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.drdann ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.drdann ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.drdann ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.drdann ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.drdann ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.drdann ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.drdann ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.drdann ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.drdann ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.
 
drdann's Avatar
 
Posts: 64
Karma: 300000
Join Date: Nov 2010
Location: Twin Falls, ID
Device: Sony PRS-350
Not sure what you mean by locale or how to set it. I chose English during installation, if that is what you mean. The titles are all in English. My command of Russian is so little, from two years of it in high-school, more than 25 years ago, that I would never attempt to read anything significant in it

Thanks again for all your hard work - it is people like you (the REAL hackers as opposed to 'crackers') that make the computer community what it is.
drdann is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-07-2010, 05:41 AM   #9
DoctorOhh
US Navy, Retired
DoctorOhh ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.DoctorOhh ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.DoctorOhh ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.DoctorOhh ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.DoctorOhh ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.DoctorOhh ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.DoctorOhh ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.DoctorOhh ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.DoctorOhh ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.DoctorOhh ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.DoctorOhh ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.
 
DoctorOhh's Avatar
 
Posts: 8,775
Karma: 12516053
Join Date: Feb 2009
Location: North Carolina
Device: Nexus 7
Quote:
Originally Posted by drdann View Post
Quote:
Originally Posted by kartu View Post
@drdann
Which locale are use using? Could you be a bit more specific about the titles?
Not sure what you mean by locale or how to set it. I chose English during installation, if that is what you mean. The titles are all in English.
Edit: Never mind, I see you moved the conversation to the other thread.

Last edited by DoctorOhh; 12-07-2010 at 06:00 AM.
DoctorOhh is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
My thoughts, PRS-300, PRS-600, PRS-505, PRS-700, Kindle 2 zacheryjensen Sony Reader 78 12-05-2010 07:33 PM
PRS-300 $150, PRS-600 $170 + $25 Gift Card; PRS-900 $250 + extra Battery @SonyUSA Lilly Deals, Freebies, and Resources (No Self-Promotion) 1 07-25-2010 02:14 PM
My biased thoughts on the PRS-300, PRS-600, Kindle, and how I ended up with a 505 nvarsj Sony Reader 8 10-29-2009 07:46 AM
Canadian perspective of the recent Sony ebook readers - PRS-300/PRS-600/PRS-2121 nrapallo News 1 08-29-2009 10:38 AM


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 12:56 PM.


MobileRead.com is a privately owned, operated and funded community.