Sorry to revive an old thread, but after looking on google for some time and reading what was said here (no answer really), i found an answer to my "error transferring track: permission denied" problem while copying tracks to ipod.
FoolishStar page #3 post #27-#28 nailed it down, but code to add to /etc/fstab was.. well... incorrect.
I found a working (for me) answer here:
For the lazy or in case of link failure, I'll write it here.
After finding how to get UUID of ipod (on Karmic)
I added an entry to /etc/fstab:Code:ls -l /dev/disk/by-uuid
*You want to use UUID because /dev/sdX is not constant and may change when pluging other devices.Code:UUID=DEVICE_UUID_HERE /media/iPod auto rw,user,noauto 0 0
Then created the mount point:
Safely removing ipod the reconnecting it and Voilà!Code:mkdir /media/iPod
hope it helps!