September 20, 2007

Unrecognized CF and SD Cards

Posted in CF Card Issues, SD Card Issues at 11:56 am by sdjf

I found a really cool, well-written wiki page at oesf about how to get your Zaurus to recognize a new CF or SD card which is not already recognizable:

http://www.oesf.org/index.php?title=Updating_the_Zaurus_to_accept_new_CF_cards

sdjf

September 4, 2007

No icon appears. Has my CF card gone bad?

Posted in CF Card Issues, Hardware Adventures, Linux/Zaurus Tips and Tricks, Zaurus Trials and Tribulations at 9:24 am by sdjf

I had a CF card scare the other day. I needed to send copies of some files on my old 128MB CF card to a friend. But my CF modem was plugged in to the CF slot on my Zaurus. So, I tapped on the “Eject card” icon in the taskbar, waited until the networking and CF card icons disappeared, and then removed my modem. Then I inserted my 128MB CF card and waited for the CF card icon to appear. And waited. And nothing happened, no icon appeared.

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