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Old 01-26-2014, 01:47 AM   #751
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The links for firmware 3.0.0 and 3.0.1 show different files sizes in the listing on page 1 but the files that are linked are identicle. I think the linked file for 3.0.0 is wrong.

I downloaded and installed 3.0.0 onto my original touch and the firmware showed up as 3.0.1.
Under the links for 3.0.1 it says:

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Link unchanged, file is still named 3.0.0
For some reason, it looks like Kobo replaced the 3.0.0 files with the 3.0.1 files.
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Old 01-26-2014, 07:28 AM   #752
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Question what's the difference?

I bought the aura yesterday and uploaded there the 3.1 version I had on my computer (I already have a glo and an aura HD).

I just realized that there was a specific mark 5 aura version. Are there any specificities?

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Old 01-27-2014, 04:36 AM   #753
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I bought the aura yesterday and uploaded there the 3.1 version I had on my computer (I already have a glo and an aura HD).

I just realized that there was a specific mark 5 aura version. Are there any specificities?
I think there is nothing to worry. One thing is that you have no a lot of image files in .kobo\slideshow\ that are specific to other devices The other thing is that the mark5 package contains in addition the files upgrade\ntx508\u-boot_mddr_256-E606F0B-K4X2G323PC.bin and
upgrade\ntx508\uImage-E606F0B, but I think these files are identical with those that are already on your device.
So all that happened is a little waste of space.
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Hi guys,

Do you know if we have got news about this :

"with low level of brightness, the value is not stored and put at 1% when we restart the kobo"

... this bus is arrived with firmware 3.0.0.

NB : sorry for my english... I'm french.
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Old 01-29-2014, 05:51 PM   #755
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Hi guys,

Do you know if we have got news about this :

"with low level of brightness, the value is not stored and put at 1% when we restart the kobo"

... this bus is arrived with firmware 3.0.0.
That is been fixed in 3.1.1. I can't remember if it was in 3.1.0.
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Thx for your answer Davidfor, so I'll setup this FW 3.1.1.

Now what about the "bookmarks bug" with this FW 3.1.1 ? before, the bookmarks werenot deleted when we used the menu to do it (this bug appears only with books that are stored on main memory and not when they are on SD cards).

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Old 02-02-2014, 05:45 PM   #757
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Now what about the "bookmarks bug" with this FW 3.1.1 ? before, the bookmarks werenot deleted when we used the menu to do it (this bug appears only with books that are stored on main memory and not when they are on SD cards).
Unfortunately, there weren't any fixes to the bookmarks in 3.1.1.
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Old 02-03-2014, 08:11 PM   #758
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Hi guys !

I've asked this question on another post (http://www.mobileread.com/forums/sho...=1#post2755744):

I've installed the FW 3.1.1 on my kobo glo with night mode build 9. All is ok except this : the page is totally refresh every 6 pages !

I don't understand why, because the parameters in my nightmode.ini are like this :

# config file for kobo-nightmode

invertActive = yes
retainStateOverRestart = yes

[control]
longPressDurationMS = 400

[nightmode]
refreshScreenPages = 90

The refreshScreenPages = 90 seems to be correct, because if I look at the refresh option, I've got "OH THE HUMANITY!".


.. and one of the answers was this :

A value of 90 is out of bounds for "refreshScreenPages" for the Kobo Glo. The only legal values are 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, or 6. Zero is unacceptable, and anything greater than six is unacceptable, too.

(The Aura allows refresh of once per chapter; all other modern Kobos are contrained to the range I've indicated above.)

This has nothing to do with the Night Mode patch; it's inherent to the firmware on the devices.


However I think that is was Ok with old firmwares ... what do you think about it?
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Old 02-04-2014, 01:30 PM   #760
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However I think that is was Ok with old firmwares ... what do you think about it?
Setting numPartialUpdatePageTurns=11 still works on my Glo with fw 3.1.1, so it is not a limitation of the firmware. (I don't have night mode installed.)
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Setting numPartialUpdatePageTurns=11 still works on my Glo with fw 3.1.1, so it is not a limitation of the firmware. (I don't have night mode installed.)

Can you give us your file ?
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Old 02-04-2014, 02:36 PM   #762
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Doesn't the parameter for the refreshScreenPages belong in the Kobo\Kobo eReader.conf file?

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Sorry I've made a mistake... I had not verify my parameters and now all is ok (I think they had been reseted after night mode v9 update) !

The post is here : http://www.mobileread.com/forums/sho...09#post2755809

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3.2.0 may be out.

Hiro-kun posted about problems with the new firmware: http://www.mobileread.com/forums/sho...d.php?t=233795
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There is a new version of the Desktop for PC: 3.6.0 (12 Feb 2014)

This is generally a sign that new firmware is about to be released.
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