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|Summary:||Fedora doesn't recognize Acer Iconia A501 Android Honeycomb device|
|Product:||[Fedora] Fedora||Reporter:||Rodd Clarkson <rodd>|
|Status:||CLOSED WONTFIX||QA Contact:||Fedora Extras Quality Assurance <extras-qa>|
|Version:||16||CC:||harald, jonathan, udev-maint|
|Fixed In Version:||Doc Type:||Bug Fix|
|Doc Text:||Story Points:||---|
|Last Closed:||2013-02-13 18:59:43 EST||Type:||---|
|oVirt Team:||---||RHEL 7.3 requirements from Atomic Host:|
Description Rodd Clarkson 2011-11-25 23:27:05 EST
Description of problem: Android Honeycomb used mtp to transfer files on the system, and while Fedora supports this, the Acer Iconia A501 device I have isn't recognized by fedora. If if type in lsusb when the device is connected I get: ... Bus 002 Device 007: ID 0502:3344 Acer, Inc. ... and there are instructions for getting the device going on ubuntu here: http://www.acertabletforum.com/forum/acer-iconia-tab-general-discussions/129-connecting-via-usb-linux-ubuntu.html and a lead in page with possibly more helpful information here: http://forums.fedoraforum.org/showthread.php?t=269005 However, there seems to be a lot of manual handling for something that should just work, and the proposed solution looks like a work around to the problem. I'm hoping that someone who understands Fedora more might be able to make appropriate changes to the udev rules (and other bits) so I plug the device in and it just works.
Comment 1 Rodd Clarkson 2011-11-25 23:27:33 EST
That should have been f16.
Comment 2 Fedora End Of Life 2013-01-16 15:34:47 EST
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Comment 3 Fedora End Of Life 2013-02-13 18:59:55 EST
Fedora 16 changed to end-of-life (EOL) status on 2013-02-12. Fedora 16 is no longer maintained, which means that it will not receive any further security or bug fix updates. As a result we are closing this bug. If you can reproduce this bug against a currently maintained version of Fedora please feel free to reopen this bug against that version. Thank you for reporting this bug and we are sorry it could not be fixed.