Sony PRS-505 ebook reader with FreeBSD
bsam at ipt.ru
Wed Apr 23 11:00:07 UTC 2008
On Wed, 23 Apr 2008 06:55:29 +0000 Oleksandr Rudyk wrote:
> I am trying to connect my sony to freebsd via usb cable and see three new
> First one for internal reader memory, other two for sony's sd and ms card
> I type "ls /dev/da0*" and I see only three devices above, and didnt have
> any of
> /dev/da0s1 or similar.
> When I am trying to access /dev/da0 I got error "Device not configured."
Did you try to mount it first?
# mount_msdodfs /dev/adX /mnt
BTW, some USB devices (and their slices) are showed after:
# true > /dev/adX
> I expected to deal with sony as ordinary usb drive but got this problem.
> Any suggestions?
> P.S Sony reader use MontaVista Linux as internal OS
I use a similar device: lBook eRreader v8. When I try to use it via
it's USB cable it also shows only /dev/adX devices. But if I take off
a card and use it alone I get /dev/adXs1 device.
Boris Samorodov (bsam)
Research Engineer, http://www.ipt.ru Telephone & Internet SP
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