GTK pod cannot sync with ipod

Serg Belokamen serg.belokamen at gmail.com
Mon Sep 12 16:16:47 BST 2005


Ye, it depends on the model. I am very sure some do use Mac FS though.

On Mon, 2005-09-12 at 10:58 -0400, sjoeboo wrote:
> umm, i;m not tooo sure about that. i have a 6g mini and its vfat (never 
> formated it or anything) it works fine with windows, ubuntu, and osx 
> 10.4. I doubt they would make it HFS, cause then windows would have 
> issues seeing it without some special drivers too. i THINK they still 
> make mac and windows versions, and this would probibly be the big 
> diffrence. I could be wrong though.
> 
> Serg Belokamen wrote:
> 
> >Be careful here! New versions of iPod (eg. iPod mini 6G) do not use vfat
> >file system (unless you reformat yoru player, dont do this if you dont
> >know what i am talking about). They use HFS (i think its HFS) filesystem
> >and ubuntu has a package that supports it, I dont remember the name but
> >its basically tools to work with Mac FS... maybe someone on here will
> >know.
> >
> >On Mon, 2005-09-12 at 15:37 +0100, Louis Brook wrote:
> >  
> >
> >>On 12/09/05, Charles Yao <yaocharlesc at gmail.com> wrote:
> >>    
> >>
> >>>My ipod wont sync with gtkpod.
> >>> 
> >>> This appears when i try to sync:
> >>> 
> >>> iPod directory structure must be present before synching to the iPod can be
> >>>performed.
> >>> 
> >>> This appears when i try to read the ipod:
> >>> 
> >>> '/media/ipod/iPod_Control/iTunes/iTunesDB' does not exist.
> >>>Import aborted.
> >>> 
> >>> Any ideas what i can do about this?
> >>> 
> >>> Charles
> >>> 
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> >>>
> >>>
> >>>
> >>>      
> >>>
> >>Charles,
> >>
> >>This error occurs when you try to read the iPod when it isn't mounted
> >>or if you've specified the wrong mount path.
> >>
> >>First, ensure your iPod is mounted [eg % sudo mount -t vfat /dev/sda2
> >>/media/ipod]. Then make sure that the correct mount directory is
> >>specified in the GTKpod options [i.e. /media/ipod].
> >>
> >>HTH
> >>
> >>Louis
> >>
> >>    
> >>
> >
> >
> >  
> >
> 
> 





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