[jp] Problems synchronizing my PALM

Judd Montgomery judd at jpilot.org
Wed Oct 31 12:09:01 EDT 2007


On Wed, October 31, 2007 10:54 am, Gengis Kanhg Toledo Ramírez wrote:
> $ uname -r
> 2.6.17-11-generic
>                               (Ubuntu GNU/Linux with GNOME desktop)
>
> $ ls -l /dev/ttyS0
> crw-rw-rw- 1 root dialout 4, 64 2007-10-31 09:22 /dev/ttyS0
>
> ls -l /dev/pilot
> lrwxrwxrwx 1 root root 10 2007-10-31 09:15 /dev/pilot -> /dev/ttyS0
>
> J-Pilot 0.99.9
>
> J-Pilot  File -> Preferences -> Settings
>                  Serial port:  /dev/ttyS0
>
> PROBLEM:
> When "J-Pilot SYNCH your palm to the desktop" buttom is pressed and when
> "PALM synch buttom" is pressed (order is not important):
>
> PALM message after few seconds: "The connection between your handheld
> computer and the desktop was lost. Some of your data was not backed up.
> Please check your setup and try again"
>
> And the "Messages area of J-Pilot" after several seconds is:
>
> ****************************************
>  Syncing on device /dev/ttyS0
>  Press the HotSync button now
> ****************************************
> dlp_ReadSysInfo error
> Exiting with status SYNC_ERROR_PI_CONNECT
> Finished
>
>
> I couldn't find any help on the web.
>

What is the model of Palm you are using?

Judd





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