Need Help

Remington L mrl0lz at
Wed Jun 8 21:34:43 GMT 2005

The iPOD does not work with USB due to a bug in the Apple programming. I 
have gotten it to work it with firewire, what does your kernel conf file 
look like?

On 6/8/05, Igor V. Ruzanov <igorr at> wrote:
> Hello!
> I work under FreeBSD 5.3-RELEASE. Everything goes OK, i can attach any
> external devices via PCMCIA- and USB-interfaces. But there is one problem
> with plugging of Apple iPod Photo via USB-interface into my notebook (no
> FireWare-interface is installed, so i can't connect iPod via FireWare
> using sbp-driver): When i'm connecting the device to USB-port during the 
> kernel
> is loaded, my system doesn't create /dev/da0 for the attached 
> umass0-storage.
> But if i booting the system with iPod is allready connected to USB-port,
> my FreeBSD successfully creating /dev/da0 for attached umass0-storage and
> recognize that as direct access SCSI-device. Are there any possibilies of
> solving of this problem? What kernel source-files can i patch to work my
> FreeBSD with iPod properly?
> When i try `camcontrol rescan all' in the case of hot plugging, the
> process is just going to hang up. And when i'm dettaching iPod-device at
> all, my system is crashing because of page fault.
> Thank you!
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