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LinuxPlanet: No Excuses--Sync Your Visor/Palm to Linux

Sep 19, 2002, 17:30 (1 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Rob Reilly)

"'I need to change the batteries in my Visor again,' my wife said.

'OK, now if I swap the old AAA's fast enough, I won't lose any data,' I muttered to myself for the 47th time. 'Perhaps I ought to back up the Visor's data this time,' I silently continued.

"Then, the familiar realization hit me again. I've been using Linux totally at home for quite a while and the last time the PDA was backed up was when I still had access to a Windows box. Has it been that long?

"Bad sysadmin! Double bad sysadmin for not backing up the wife's data! Time to figure how to save myself a lot of grief and get that Visor data over to the old dependable SuSE Linux laptop. Here's how I did it..."

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