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Description of problem:
Attemping to synch a Handspring Visor via a USB cradle fails. When trying
desktop tools the operation simply hangs. Trying 'pilot-xfer --list' (hit
hot sync button then run pilot-xfer) results in an error message of "wierd
packet" and "Error accepting data from /dev/pilot".
/dev/usb/ttyUSB0 & 1 are owned by the user and /dev/usb/ttyUSB1 is sym
linked to /dev/pilot. The hardware is believed to all be good and would
synch properly when the system ran 7.1 with 2.4.3-12 kernel. Neither the
2.4.7-10 nor the 2.4.9-7 kernel allow synch to occur. Synch also fails
whether the RedHat desktop or Ximian desktop is used.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Press the Hotsync button
2.execute pilot-xfer -p /dev/usb/ttyUSB1 --list
3.Meditate upon error messages
Actual Results: chaos> pilot-xfer -p /dev/usb/ttyUSB1 --list
Please press the HotSync button now...
Error accepting data on /dev/usb/ttyUSB1
pi_accept: Input/output error
Expected Results: The contents of the Handspring should have been returned.
please try the new pilot-link-0.9.5-9 in rawhide if it works
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