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Old 12-07-2005, 12:44 PM   #1
rwillard
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Palm device problems in FC4


5 days, no answer... can anyone help?

Hi all... I tried this thread in General, but got no responses. I have recently moved from FC3 to FC4 doing a clean install. Most is going well, but I cannot get my Palm device (Kyocera 7135 Smartphone) to sync. It worked fine under FC3.

I am using a serial cradle, and have already given permissions to ttyS0 etc.

When I try to read the ID from the Palm, the config wizard asks me to hit the sync button. I do that, the device appears to do a quick sync, and the config wizard just sits there waiting.

I have googled and read, and may have found the issue. I have 2 versions of pilot-link on my system (no idea how) as reported by yum. I tried to install the older version, but yum wants to remove Evolution and a bunch of other 'dependencies'.

The question is, how do I remove pilot-link 1:0.12.0-0.pre2.0 without removing the dependencies (most noticably Evolution)?

Below is the reporting from yum:

Code:
Reading repository metadata in from local files
Installed Packages
pilot-link.i386                          1:0.12.0-0.pre4.0.fc4. installed
pilot-link.i386                          1:0.12.0-0.pre2.0      installed
pilot-link-devel.i386                    1:0.12.0-0.pre4.0.fc4. installed
Available Packages
pilot-link-debuginfo.i386                1:0.12.0-0.pre4.0.fc4. updates-released[root@localhost ~]#

Code:
Dependencies Resolved

=============================================================================
 Package                 Arch       Version          Repository        Size
=============================================================================
Removing:
 pilot-link              i386       1:0.12.0-0.pre2.0  installed         1.2 M
 pilot-link              i386       1:0.12.0-0.pre4.0.fc4.2  installed         1.3 M
Removing for dependencies:
 evolution               i386       2.2.3-2.fc4      installed          24 M
 gnome-pilot             i386       2.0.13-2         installed         1.7 M
 gnome-pilot-devel       i386       2.0.13-2         installed         405 k
 kdeaddons               i386       3.4.0-2          installed         8.6 M
 kdepim                  i386       6:3.4.0-4        installed          41 M
 pilot-link-devel        i386       1:0.12.0-0.pre4.0.fc4.2  installed         479 k

Transaction Summary
=============================================================================
Install      0 Package(s)
Update       0 Package(s)
Remove       8 Package(s)
Total download size: 0
Is this ok [y/N]: n

Thanks!
Rob

Last edited by rwillard; 12-12-2005 at 01:40 PM.
 
  


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