Getting Started - "Could not access USB device" error.


kb_foo

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Hello, 

 

I'm just getting started with my new board. I'm running it on Mac (OSX 10.8) and followed the instructions for installing the Papilio Loader with no problems. When I connect the board via USB and try to run the QuickStart bit file I get the following error:

 

Could not access USB device 0403:6010. If this is linux then use sudo.

 

Running with sudo from the command line doesn't seem to help. I've also tried a few different USB cables (after reading some helpful posts on the forum.) The device does show up in my system information panel, like so:

 

Dual RS232:

  Product ID: 0x6010

  Vendor ID: 0x0403  (Future Technology Devices International Limited)

  Version: 5.00

  Speed: Up to 12 Mb/sec

  Manufacturer: FTDI

 

And, after installing some new drivers from FTDI, I was able to get it to show up in my /dev folder: 

 

/dev/cu.usbserial-000012FDA  /dev/tty.usbserial-000012FDA
/dev/cu.usbserial-000012FDB  /dev/tty.usbserial-000012FDB
 
 
Any additional thoughts you all might have would be greatly appreciated! Thanks! 
 

 

 

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