[Lvlug] Newest ipod
fingolfin at thelinuxlink.net
Sun Sep 11 18:17:17 EDT 2005
On Sun, 11 Sep 2005, Pat Regan wrote:
> Hanuman wrote:
>> They're FireWire discs supported with usb-storage (you get them through
>> /dev/sda*). I suppose the new protocol and metadata, etc. take a while
>> to support but you have raw access right there.
> The Nano seems to be USB only. No Firewire at all. The original Ipod
> was Firewire only, the later models were USB and Firewire.
> The Nano is probably the best form factor so far. It is almost small
> enough to double as a key chain drive. I wonder if anyone makes a
> stubby little USB cable you can carry with it :p.
I was just thinking the same thing a while ago before I found out the
older ipods needed FireWire. But possible now: a flash drive with
That's a pretty sweet deal if you ask me. I wonder what mechanism those
Dell players use. A friend has one, and I pondered it...same thing
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