[iyonix-support] Re: Programming RISC OS 5.16 - Please Read

  • From: "Dave Lawton" <lists@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: iyonix-support@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Wed, 28 Jul 2010 10:08:16 +0100 (BST)

On Wed, July 28, 2010 9:10 am, John Ballance wrote:
> Hi
> A cautionary note:  When you program the iyonix with RISCOS 5.16 it
> will
> first save the existing rom image straight to the hard disc. e.g. if
> your previous ROM was 5.14 it will create adfs::4.$.!Restore514

This is different to previous updates, yes ?
From memory a save dialogue box was presented before continuing ?

> Please be aware that clicking this will start restoring the rom
> immediately to its previous state; If interrupt the process one it has
> begun you will need to return the machine to me for reprogramming.

This is definitely Changed Behaviour.
Earlier restore apps give a warning, and continue/abort buttons.
Regards from Dave Lawton

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