No IR doesn't work w/sys OS X & Palm sync...
Mikael Byström wrote:> I fail to be able to have IR syncing nor serial syncing working with my
> Palm V and Palm Desktop 4.1 on my Powerbook G3/266 aka WallStreet II
> that is running on Mac OS X 10.2.5. I put the Palm V in syncmode as per
> instructions in the Palm manual and nothing happens with IR syncing. IR
> port is set to "serial" and "as fast as possible". IR have been turned
> off in Network (also tried set to on).
> When I try serial syncing with a Mac adapter for my serial cradle I do
> get the hotsync application starting in OS X, so my Palm was able to
> send a "let's get synced" message indicating a real connection, but the
> sync never happens
> Is IR supposed to work with OS X? How can I verify that my IRport is
> functioning? The only IRequipment is the Palm I have. Any ideas on what
> I can do?
> Is serial supposed to work with OS X or do I have to get an USB adapter
> for the PCMCIA slot? I take it USB syncing will work, won't it? But why
> doesn't serial syncing work for me if there seems to be communication?