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  1.    #1  
    Hello @ all.

    i want sync my treo 600 with kontact.

    after my settings:
    lrwxrwxrwx 1 root root 16 Dec 15 22:54 /dev/pilot -> /dev/usb/ttyUSB1

    kpilot finds my treo and says:
    KPilot is now configured to sync with Kontact.

    and now, if i say HOTSYNC,
    nothing is done.

    Can someone help me please?
    Thanks for help!

    Regards Mato
  2. #2  
    1. does

    $ pilot-xfer --port /dev/pilot -l

    show you a list of files on your treo?

    If so, you are communicating across /dev/pilot to your treo
    If not, that is a problem, and answer the following question...

    2. what is the kernel version for suse 9.2?

    $ uname -r

    will tell you
  3.    #3  
    hi jaytee,
    thanks for help.

    here are my answers!
    if i make this i get following, nothing else!


    Listening to port: /dev/pilot

    Please press the HotSync button now...

    with uname -r i get:
    2.6.8-24.5-default

    Have you another good help for me ;-)
    thanks
  4. #4  
    You are experiencing the joys of the new udev system!

    Try the following:

    in /etc/udev/rules.d , create a new file called 10-visor.rules which contains

    KERNEL="ttyUSB1" SYMLINK="pilot"

    in /etc/udev/permissions.d, create a new file called 10-visor-permissions which contains

    ttyUSB1:$local:uucp:0660

    ...

    Now try the 'pilot-link' command from above again.
  5. #5  
    Check the permissons and group on /dev/usb/ttyUSB1. On my 9.2 installation all of the usb devices were in the group uucp (I think that was the group, I am not on my linux box right now). Once I added myself to that group, everything worked.
    Now I am trying to get my new 650 to sync properly. I got jpilot to work, but the first time I synced, it wiped out the hotsync ID on the 650, and caused a soft reset. I synced again and everything went back to normal. Now I need to get it working for Kontact.
    Zane
  6.    #6  
    Thank you for big help!

    Two problems:
    first one: my user wasn't in grou uucp
    second: i did make a wronk link ... to /dev/ttyUSB1 ... not to /dev/usb&ttyUSB1

    Now... it runs.

    In my company and @ home.
    Thanks for the very big help of you!

    Cool and good FORUM!
    Regards from germany
    Mato

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