about

this page is about the nomadio utility for controlling portable nomad II mg mp3 players and radio receivers.
it is implemented for the ugen device, present in the freebsd, netbsd and openbsd operating systems.
this superior design allows total control over the usb device w/o any kernel modifications.
(other but openbsd/i386 platforms were not tested)

status - gamma

currently utility allows for basic functionality, such as: see the manual for more information (not available formatted online). [download stats]

download

source for the utility can be downloaded here.
download stats are on the right side image.

history

0.1
01/16/2002 08:54:17; initial release;
0.2
01/16/2002 18:06:11; immidiate successor w/ bug fixes;
0.3
01/18/2002 17:22:41; implement format?;
0.4
01/23/2002 01:27:55; implement radio?;
0.5
03/25/2002 18:09:37; fix licensing?;
0.6
03/31/2002 00:53:43; erradicate some bugs?;
0.7
05/28/2002 11:21:17; changes for ever changing USB includes.
EOL
12/31/2003 23:59:59; as the unit has expired itself i have no interest in developing this software anymore

authors

mickey created the initial version of the utility, then Noma Dio continuously does not maintains it any more.

plans

  • support nomad II players
  • split into a library and a frontend
  • native X11 frontend
  • make it call for beer and do other stuff

  • Mon Dec 29 13:13:06 EST 2003; Noma Dio.