Help needed syncing Palm Treo 650 with FreeBSD

Aniruddha mailing_list at
Fri Mar 9 15:31:36 UTC 2007

Harrison Peter CSA BIRKENHEAD wrote:
> You may want to check out devfs.rules(5) for changing permissions on 
> hotplug devices.
> That said, I do use a similar entry in usbd.conf to spawn pppd when I connect my Tungsten E. With that I find I need to add a "sleep 2;" to the beginning of the 'attach' line or the following command fails because the device nodes aren't set up quickly enough.
> HTH.
> Peter Harrison 

Thanks for your help :-) . You mean like this?

device "Palm"
       devname  "ucom[0-9]*"
       sleep 2; attach "chmod 0666 /dev/ucom* /dev/ttyU* /dev/cuaU*"/

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