Some trickery involved in getting USB Host working on FR?

Jay Vaughan jayv at
Mon Mar 8 10:34:37 CET 2010

> To be able to charge your FR and use usb perepherals at the same time
> you need the "Y-cable". The best option would be to get a suitable USB
> hub and modify it accordingly. For more references see [1] and
> [2]. Switching to host-mode should be easy with any distro, as it's
> done on kernel level and is controlled by two sysfs nodes.

Great - thanks for the information!  I'll go get myself a USB Hub and  
fire up the soldering iron some time this week .. hope I can share  
some progress.

Jay Vaughan

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