Problem with libusb on FreeBSD?

Henrik Brix Andersen henrik at
Mon Jul 9 21:45:23 UTC 2007

On Mon, Jul 09, 2007 at 01:33:48PM -0400, Pierre-Luc Drouin wrote:
> I have looked through the GPSBabel code and it looks like it is failing at 
> the very first call of usb_bulk_write() when the initialization packet is 
> sent to the device.
> Is this a known bug with libusb on FreeBSD 6.2?

Just a quick suggestion - do you have rw access to the ugen(4) device
node(s)? This is often overlooked, it seems.

FWIW, I am using usb_bulk_write() in quite a few local projects
without any problems.

Henrik Brix Andersen <henrik at>
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