[jp] JPilot & Ubuntu 11.04

Kevin Jaspan kjaspan at gmail.com
Fri Dec 2 17:16:50 EST 2011


Paul, Judd,

I just tried running Xubuntu 11.04 off a thumb drive and the sync with
Jpilot worked  there. I will install that  and use it until the dust storm
has cleared.

Kevin

On Fri, Dec 2, 2011 at 4:50 PM, <accessys at smart.net> wrote:

>
> I'm using Kubuntu 11.04 and am not having any problems sync'ing
>
> Bob
>
>
> On Fri, 2 Dec 2011, Kevin Jaspan wrote:
>
>  Date: Fri, 2 Dec 2011 16:40:28 -0500
>> From: Kevin Jaspan <kjaspan at gmail.com>
>> Reply-To: J-Pilot Discussion List <jpilot at jpilot.org>
>> To: J-Pilot Discussion List <jpilot at jpilot.org>
>> Subject: Re: [jp] JPilot & Ubuntu 11.04
>>
>>
>> Hey, does anybody know if this affliction is limited to Ubuntu, or does it
>> affect Fedora, Linux Mint and any Linux that depends on the same kernel
>> (3.0.0-13 i386 gnu/linux).
>>
>> I'm wondering if I should install some other Linux version in another boot
>> partition to run Jpilot.
>>
>> Kevin
>>
>> On Fri, Dec 2, 2011 at 4:22 PM, Kevin Jaspan <kjaspan at gmail.com> wrote:
>>
>>  Paul,
>>>
>>> Yes, I click on both the sync icon on the Palm and on the "sync to
>>> desktop
>>> and then do a backup" icon in Jpilot, usually in the reverse order. Does
>>> the order matter? I specify the usb: sync port in JPilot. Anyway,
>>> whichever
>>> order I use or whether I use the Hotsync icon (Sync your Palm to the
>>> desktop), I always get a message about unable to establish communication.
>>>
>>> If whoever was involved with the pilot-xfer development could look at the
>>> code maybe it is a simple fix. Maybe the Linux kernel people don't care
>>> about Palm any more.
>>>
>>> Kevin
>>>
>>> On Fri, Dec 2, 2011 at 2:44 PM, Liz <edodd at billiau.net> wrote:
>>>
>>>  On Fri, 2 Dec 2011 14:16:44 -0500
>>>> Kevin Jaspan <kjaspan at gmail.com> wrote:
>>>>
>>>>  Of course i could boot up either machine into Windows but the point
>>>>> is to avoid doing that. My 5 year old Pentium 2 3.2 GHz is fine in
>>>>> Ubuntu but pathetically sluggish in Windows XP.
>>>>>
>>>>
>>>> I'm thinking (as a nonUbuntu user) that something is changed in the
>>>> early stages of the sync process. Could one of those affected check for
>>>> the 'visor' module being in the kernel, and look in the code that
>>>> controls the USB bus usage to see if there is an entry for Palm
>>>>
>>>> I have often read Ubuntu forums to find answers to all sorts of Linux
>>>> problems - has anyone posted there for assistance yet?
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