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Old 04-26-2013, 12:24 AM   #316
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For what it's worth, Wireshark shows the Aura downloading it's firmware from the same kobo4 directory as the Glo/Mini/New Touch.

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For what it's worth, Wireshark shows the Aura downloading it's firmware from the same kobo4 directory as the Glo/Mini/New Touch.

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is there a version i can just extract and it keep it from a) going wireless and b) keeping all my settings.


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No and yes. Just turn the wireless off. The device won't turn it on again unless you do it. And applying the firmware update has never changed my settings.
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Old 04-26-2013, 10:28 AM   #320
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davidfor No and yes. Just turn the wireless off. The device won't turn it on again unless you do it. And applying the firmware update has never changed my settings.


No it seems after a week or less the device says things are corrupt and then itself goes back to the old firmware. seems its happen if I add a weird book or some DRM thing(suspect only)

is there a preh-acked version i can just drop on the device? have it boot update and then never have to change it again, just want it to be a reader for the kids, nothing fancy(RMA'ed it as well to see what was up, they said nothing sent it back)

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I updated both my Glo and a new Touch without a problem, thanks Murg

Someone knows the changelog??
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Old 04-26-2013, 08:19 PM   #322
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Someone knows the changelog??
Kobo don't publish detailed changelogs. But, for this release I was told of three changes:

- Light not turning on when level set to minimum'
- Dictionaries not working
- Category names in some languages in the shop

This seems to have been an update to fix two important problems introduced in 2.5.0.
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Hi guys,

If you want a night mode, watch this : http://www.mobileread.com/forums/sho...92907&posted=1 .

Wait a little for the next version of th plugin, because Yoq and Kevinshort have peharps find a best solution for battery...
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For what it's worth, Wireshark shows the Aura downloading it's firmware from the same kobo4 directory as the Glo/Mini/New Touch.

Regards,
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While browsing Mark 4 version 2.5.1 firmware (http://download.kobobooks.com/firmwa...date-2.5.1.zip), I noticed that in /mnt/onboard/.kobo/slideshow there is no folder with Aura (dragon?) specific images inside, just the usual three for Mini (pixie), Touch (trilogy) and Glo (kraken).
Looks like this firmware may not the be right one for Aura...

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On the other hand, in /bin/kobo_config.sh this firmware recognizes model E606C as dragon, which should be the codename for Aura...

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Old 05-02-2013, 10:18 AM   #326
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While browsing Mark 4 version 2.5.1 firmware (http://download.kobobooks.com/firmwa...date-2.5.1.zip), I noticed that in /mnt/onboard/.kobo/slideshow there is no folder with Aura (dragon?) specific images inside, just the usual three for Mini (pixie), Touch (trilogy) and Glo (kraken).
Looks like this firmware may not the be right one for Aura...

EDIT:
On the other hand, in /bin/kobo_config.sh this firmware recognizes model E606C as dragon, which should be the codename for Aura...
After a factory reset on the Aura and using the desktop app to update, I grabbed the .tgz file from the .kobo directory before ejecting the Aura and it was identical (size, checksums) to the one in the mark 4 .zip file. As you noticed, there is no dragon folder in the slideshow folder. I was tempted to delete the dragon folder and see if it was recreated but am saving that project for a long weekend.

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Just a heads up, updating the aura manually with the Mark 4 Firmware works perfectly.
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Hi guys,

There is a new version of "night mode" : http://www.mobileread.com/forums/sho...=212162&page=3

Caution : only with firmware 2.5.1 .
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http://download.kobobooks.com/firmwa...date-2.5.2.zip
is for Kobo Touch (N905, N905B Models)

http://download.kobobooks.com/firmwa...date-2.5.2.zip
is for Kobo Touch Low Cost (N905C Model), Kobo Glo, Kobo Mini, Aura
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http://download.kobobooks.com/firmwa...date-2.5.2.zip
is for Kobo Touch (N905, N905B Models)

http://download.kobobooks.com/firmwa...date-2.5.2.zip
is for Kobo Touch Low Cost (N905C Model), Kobo Glo, Kobo Mini, Aura
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