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From: nova@×××××××××××××.com
To: gentoo-ppc-user@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-ppc-user] mounting USB flash disk
Date: Sun, 11 Dec 2005 19:48:04
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-ppc-user] mounting USB flash disk by Joerg Gollnick
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> Am Sonntag 11 Dezember 2005 17:07 schrieb nova@×××××××××××××.com: >> > I am on a powerbook G4 800mhz and it is >> >> plugged into the back of the computer (port 2). Does anyone know >> how to solve this problem? >> >> thanks >> >> nick >> > >> > First, next time, please start a new thread instead of replying to >> an existing one. >> > >> > That said, you'll have to provide more information. Can you give us >> the >> > kernel messages from dmesg related to the USB stick? Are you sure >> you >> > have USB disk support and generic scsi disk support in your kernel? >> > >> > -Joe >> > -- >> > gentoo-ppc-user@g.o mailing list >> Sorry about replying instead of starting again. >> Are there any just-X11 browsers besides links -g that I can use? >> Whenever I press the back arrow it goes back and deletes the email I >> was writing. >> >> Anyway, the only messages in dmesg (I do not know why) are keypress > events!?! >> I used to be informative, but now all it has are keypresses... >> >> I have SCSI support, and USB mass storage (with all sub-options) > compiled-in. >> Do I need to add support for SCSI disks, CDROMS, generic devices, etc >> in order for USB versions of those to work? >> Thanks, >> nick >> >> >> -- >> gentoo-ppc-user@g.o mailing list >> >> > Hello Nick, > You need modules for SCSI device support, SCSI disk support and please > enable 'Probe all LUNs on each SCSI device' as it helps with Multi Card > Readers. As long as the USB is hotpluggable, you should install hotplug > and udev packages. > A good idea is to put the USB Disk in and to have look in dmesg > and/or /var/log/messages. > Normally I the disk should recognized by the kernel and produce at least > some messages. (May be a lsusb show if there is something recognized.) > Best regards Joerg > -- > gentoo-ppc-user@g.o mailing list


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Re: [gentoo-ppc-user] mounting USB flash disk nova@×××××××××××××.com