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From: Peter Humphrey <peter@××××××××××××.uk>
To: gentoo-user@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-user] Re: KDE 5 MTP failure
Date: Mon, 19 Jun 2017 08:49:05
Message-Id: 2014765.clzZr6qBJg@peak
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-user] Re: KDE 5 MTP failure by Walter Dnes
On Sunday 18 Jun 2017 20:48:53 Walter Dnes wrote:
> On Mon, Jun 19, 2017 at 01:19:58AM +0100, Peter Humphrey wrote > > > On Sunday 18 Jun 2017 14:11:02 Walter Dnes wrote: > > > An extra bit of debugging... > > > > > > * switch to message log console (tty12) with {CTRL}{ALT}{F12} > > > > > > * attach device > > > > > > * note the output > > > > USB device detected, using xhci-hcd. > > YIKES !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! > > * Connect your device again > > * As root, execute "fdisk -l" > > * If you see an unexpected partion, e.g. /dev/sdb1, as root > "mount -t auto /dev/sdb1 $HOME/nexus"
Just the SSD in this box and its partitions.
> * "cd $HOME/nexus" and "ls -al". Do you see anything?
No, because still nothing's mounted there. I tried adding a couple more options to the mount command, with no discernible effect: -o nonempty -o direct_io.
> If that works, you've mounted it just like a USB key. Make sure that > you "cd" away from the device, and "umount $HOME/nexus". > > Check you device's mounting options. I've seen devices that have > options to mount as... > - regular USB devices > - MTP devices > - PTP (direct photo-to-printer) devices > > Select the mount option most convenient for you.
Maybe I have something lacking in my kernel config. -- Regards Peter