Subject: Re: iPod Mini does not work with NetBSD
To: Mark Kirby <>
From: Steven M. Bellovin <>
List: current-users
Date: 08/30/2005 13:21:43
In message <>, Mark Kirby writes:
>On Tuesday 30 August 2005 13:47, you wrote:
>> Hello,
>> I know it has been mentioned before, but iPod Mini still does not work
>> correctly with NetBSD (-current, in my case, on i386 with uhci at least).
>> In short, the scsibus is detected, but sd* is not attached.
>Hi Adam. I have 3.99.7 on i386 and my ipod mini is mountable.
>When plugging it in i get:
>fwohci0: BUS reset
>fwohci0: node_id=0xc800ffc2, gen=2, CYCLEMASTER mode
>ieee1394if0: 3 nodes, maxhop <= 2, cable IRM = 2 (me)
>ieee1394if0: bus manager 2 (me)
>ieee1394if0: New S400 device ID:000a270002ba1cc5
>sbp0 at ieee1394if0: SBP-2/SCSI over IEEE1394
>scsibus0 at sbp0: 1 target, 0 luns per target
>sd0 at scsibus0 target 0 lun 0: <Apple Co, iPod, 2700> simplified direct 
>sd0(sbp0:0:0:0):  Check Condition on CDB: 0x00 00 00 00 00 00
>    SENSE KEY:  Not Ready
>   INFO FIELD:  50331648
> COMMAND INFO:  67108864 (0x4000000)
>     ASC/ASCQ:  Logical Unit Is in Process Of Becoming Ready
>     FRU CODE:  0x5
>sd0: drive offline
>i can now view the partitions with disklabel and mount it.
>Which version of current are you using?

You seem to be using Firewire.  I've had problems with the iPod mini 
over USB.

		--Steven M. Bellovin,