peter lesterhuis wrote:
In gtkpod there is a way of selecting the ipod model that you are using
under ipod properties ( right click on the IPOD and select properties)
make sure you have the right model selected. Also try AMAROK - Devices
Tab > Connect ( make sure you select the right kind of player)
Are you running the command as Root?
No, I am not!! So I ran the command again, this time as root.
Something has changed now. In the directory
/media/IPOD/iPod_Control/Device there is a file called SysInfo,
containing the 16-character FirewireGuid. There is also a file called
When I start gtkpod I now see this warning message:
"Could not open "(null)" for reading extended info.
Extended info will not be used."
I feel I am getting closer. What does this message refer to? Is it the
16-character FirewireGuid, which start with a "0"?