Working on getting an old iPod classic (gen 4, not Photo) working with Rockbox, transferring files using Ubuntu (18.04).
I have the harddrive replaced with an SD card as well.
I was able to get Rockbox installed just fine, but when plugged in, I see no drive available to transfer with.
Bus 001 Device 003: ID 05ac:1203 Apple, Inc. iPod 4.Gen Grayscale 40G
(relevant) Output from
[ 67.139938] usb 1-1.3: new high-speed USB device number 3 using ehci-pci [ 67.249774] usb 1-1.3: New USB device found, idVendor=05ac, idProduct=1203 [ 67.249776] usb 1-1.3: New USB device strings: Mfr=1, Product=2, SerialNumber=3 [ 67.249778] usb 1-1.3: Product: Rockbox media player [ 67.249779] usb 1-1.3: Manufacturer: Rockbox.org [ 67.249780] usb 1-1.3: SerialNumber: 300000000000A270002F5D29E [ 72.210034] usb 1-1.3: can't set config #1, error -110 [ 76.916947] rfkill: input handler disabled