Android phone and FreeBSD 8.1
fernando.apesteguia at gmail.com
Tue Dec 28 17:39:45 UTC 2010
2010/12/28 Justin V. <vic at yeaguy.com>:
> On Tue, 28 Dec 2010, Fernando Apestegu?a wrote:
>> 2010/12/28 Alejandro Imass <ait at p2ee.org>:
>>> 2010/12/28 Fernando Apestegu?a <fernando.apesteguia at gmail.com>:
>>>> Hi all,
>>>> I bought a GeeksPhone One. It uses Android 2.2.1. I'm trying to get
>>>> FreeBDS recognize the phone.
>>>> When I plug it to the USB port and activate the "Storage" option, this
>>>> is what dmesg reports:
>>> It's a wild guess but if you have Gnome installed, try disabling HAL
>>> (after you are in your Gnome desktop) before you plug-in the telephone
>>> and before you press the activate usb mass storage option on the
>> No luck :S
>> I rebooted with HAL disabled without bringing Gnome up and I still get
>> the same error
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> Did you try Disk Drive on the phone and mount_msdosfs as root?
Yes. After I plug the phone, I am asked whether I want to enable
"Storage mode". I say yes, the system tries to recognize the phone and
creates and immediately removes da4. I can't use mount_msdosfs if the
node is not present.
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