[jp] Syncing troubles with RedHat 8.0

Judd Montgomery judd at jpilot.org
Sat Jun 14 01:37:49 EDT 2003


use dmesg and see what ports it is binding to (if any).


Susan Lindsey wrote:
> Hi all,
> 
> My machine was "upgraded" last week to RedHat 8.0 from RedHat 7.2
> and now I can't sync my Sony Clie 665.  
> 
> All the jpilot & executables remain unchanged (should I recompile?)
> from versions 0.99.5 & 0.11.5.
> 
> The /dev/ttyUSB[01] ports have been chowned over to me but it
> looks like no one is listening:
> 
> Script started on Fri Jun 13 13:45:40 2003
> lamia:~ <1> ls -al /dev/ttyUSB[0-1]
> crw-rw-rw-    1 lindsey  uucp     188,   0 Aug 30  2002 /dev/ttyUSB0
> crw-rw-rw-    1 lindsey  uucp     188,   1 Aug 30  2002 /dev/ttyUSB1
> lamia:~ <2> ls -al /dev/usb/ttyUSB[0-1]
> crw-rw-rw-    1 lindsey  root     188,   0 Aug 30  2002 /dev/usb/ttyUSB0
> crw-rw-rw-    1 lindsey  root     188,   1 Aug 30  2002 /dev/usb/ttyUSB1
> lamia:~ <3> pilot-xfer -p /dev/ttyUSB0 --sync ~/.jpilot/
> 
>    ERROR: No such device
>    Unable to bind to port '/dev/ttyUSB0'
>    Please use --help for more information
> 
> lamia:~ <4> exit
> exit
> 
> Script done on Fri Jun 13 13:46:29 2003
> 
> Any thoughts?
> 
> Thanks for your help,
> Susan




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