Copying music from FreeBSD to an Xperia Z3

Datasmurf datasmurf at
Sun Feb 14 15:19:04 UTC 2016

On Sun, 14 Feb 2016 15:37:05 +0100
Jens Schweikhardt <schweikh at> wrote:

> hello, world\n
> I want to copy some mp3 music files onto an Sony Xperia Z3. I naively
> assumed it would show up as a USB mass storage device when I plug the
> USB cable. But all I get in dmesg is
>   ugen0.4: <Sony> at usbus0
> How can I copy mp3 files from my FreeBSD box onto the device?
> Regards,
> 	Jens
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Hi Jens,

you have to set the phone to MSC Mode,

Settings->Xperia Connctivity->USB Settings->USB Connection Mode to MSC

But you'll need a SD Card in the Phone, you can't access the internal memory of the phone.


Datasmurf <datasmurf at>

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