Re: Kernel 2.6.25 broke iPod support for me, but who to bug?
On Fri, Jul 11, 2008 at 09:11:57PM -0400, James Vega wrote:
> On Sat, Jul 12, 2008 at 02:19:58AM +0200, Frank Lichtenheld wrote:
> > Hi.
> > While testing some updates to my gtkpod/libgpod packages I noticed that
> > I couldn't actually play any songs anymore from my iPod. Which worked
> > fine some weeks ago.
> > I traced the error back to a change in kernel 2.6.25: Apparently vfat
> > file system can now become case sensitive in some cases
> > ("FAT: utf8 is not a recommended IO charset for FAT filesystems,
> > filesystem will be case sensitive!")
> Are you sure this is a kernel change and not just a change in your
> kernel config? I brought up what seems to be the same (or at least
> closely related) problem 4 years ago on lkml.
To be precise the upgrade from the current (i.e. today) 2.6.24 testing
kernel to the current 2.6.25 unstable kernel causes the problem.
So yeah, both code and config changed I guess.
Frank Lichtenheld <firstname.lastname@example.org>