LinuxQuestions.org
Welcome to the most active Linux Forum on the web.
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Laptop and Netbook
User Name
Password
Linux - Laptop and Netbook Having a problem installing or configuring Linux on your laptop? Need help running Linux on your netbook? This forum is for you. This forum is for any topics relating to Linux and either traditional laptops or netbooks (such as the Asus EEE PC, Everex CloudBook or MSI Wind).

Notices


Reply
  Search this Thread
Old 09-15-2006, 10:53 PM   #1
noir911
Member
 
Registered: Apr 2004
Posts: 682

Rep: Reputation: Disabled
Palm TX SD card issues


I bought a Lexar 512MB SD card and I can only install (hotsync) .prc files in it. But I need to copy some folders containing .dat files and I can't copy them in the SD card. I can use Palm Quick Install to add them in the expansion card but when I hotsync it says "There is no application on the organizer to handle this file (0x4005).

Is there any possible way I can copy these folders in the SD card either from Windows or Linux?
 
Old 09-16-2006, 12:33 AM   #2
macemoneta
Senior Member
 
Registered: Jan 2005
Location: Manalapan, NJ
Distribution: Fedora x86 and x86_64, Debian PPC and ARM, Android
Posts: 4,593
Blog Entries: 2

Rep: Reputation: 332Reputation: 332Reputation: 332Reputation: 332
If you have a USB SD card reader/writer, you can remove the card from the Palm, put it in the reader and plug it into your Linux (or Windows) machine and write directly to it (it will look like a small disk drive to the system).

Alternatively, you can install a utility like CardExport on your Palm. When you run it, it makes the Palm act like an SD reader to Windows or Linux.

Personally, I prefer the stand-alone hardware reader (typically under $20), since it's not specific to the platform. That way, you can use it with the card in your digital camera, or Windows/Linux PDA if you ever change platforms.
 
  


Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Palm Zire 31 (or other palm usb device) Howto zparihar Linux - Laptop and Netbook 0 02-11-2006 01:47 PM
Palm Tungsten T5 drive mode with sd memory card natanoj Linux - Hardware 1 01-07-2005 08:44 PM
Transferring mp3s to a palm expansion card Milothicus Linux - Hardware 1 02-03-2004 05:38 PM
Palm Zire USB issues DarknessX Slackware 1 11-30-2003 11:50 PM
Palm Vx and RH9 issues taran Linux - Software 0 07-30-2003 04:27 PM

LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Laptop and Netbook

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 09:43 PM.

Main Menu
Advertisement
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration