fedora and familiar (ipaq)

Emiliano Brunetti emiliano.brunetti at fastwebnet.it
Tue Feb 3 13:52:11 UTC 2004

On Tue, 2004-02-03 at 15:39, listas at lozano.eti.br wrote:
> Hi,
> > > I have an ipaq running familiar 7.2. Fedora should recognize the ipaq as it is
> > > put on the usb craddle and start a ppp link using usbnet, but nothing happens.
> > > It was sugested I should get a newer kernel. Before I try this, anyone on this
> > > list uses an ipaq (mine is an h3800) and familiar linux?
> > 
> > I have a Ipaq 5550 with windoze. However, it was a known problem by time
> > i checked that USB connection was not working. The only choice in my
> > case was serial connection, regardless of what flavour of linux is
> > running.
> > 
> > You may want to try synce, multisync and all the gnome/kde packages on
> > their site (synce.sourceforge.net i presume).
> I used synce to transfer the boot loader and boot kernel to the ipaq before
> erasing flash, so usb is (was) working.

Well, this is great news. I was told it wouldn't work even if you
installed any kind of linux for PDA. I'll try it out. :)


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