Treo USB no longer creating ttyUSB devices???
hlhowell at pacbell.net
Mon Feb 25 01:45:03 UTC 2008
On Sun, 2008-02-24 at 15:28 -0500, Mark C. Allman wrote:
> On Sat, 2008-02-23 at 19:05 -0700, Craig White wrote:
> > On Sat, 2008-02-23 at 20:52 -0500, Mark C. Allman wrote:
> > > OK, something else that's broken in F8.
> > >
> > > At some point in the past when we'd plug in a Treo 700p USB cable to
> > > hotsync (which occasionally actually worked), devices /dev/ttyUSB0
> > > and /dev/ttyUSB1 were created to access the phone. Now when I plug it
> > > in I only see lines like:
> > > Feb 23 15:35:26 prez kernel: usb 3-1: new full speed USB device
> > > using uhci_hcd and address 3
> > > Feb 23 15:35:26 prez kernel: usb 3-1: configuration #1 chosen from
> > > 1 choice
> > > When I plug in my Verizon broadband wireless USB modem I see ttyUSB0 and
> > > ttyUSB1 created, but no longer for the Treo.
> > >
> > > Any ideas/hints on why the tty devices are no longer created?
> > ----
> > did you...
> > cp /usr/share/pilot-link/udev/60-libpisock.rules /etc/udev/rules
> > also note that the actual ports used /dev/ttyUSBx are less important
> > because it should automatically create a linked device /dev/pilot and
> > that would be what you want to use
> > Craig
> Both the files 60-libpisock.rules and 60-pilot.rules. Useless.
> Also, the file 60-libpisock.rules references the group "dialout" which
> doesn't exist. This suggests some install process which didn't run (and
> didn't copy files and create the group). I have the following packages
> Maybe I'll try uninstalling and reinstalling these. I don't have days
> and days and days to waste tracking down all these F8 problems, though.
> Looks like a move back to F7 is in order. The kernel I'm running is
I'm running F7 and it has the same problem with the dialout group. I
have just been ignoring it, but it should be cleaned up.
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