tail -f /var/log/messages with device un plugged and while plugging in
you'll see the device get picked up if it's recognized.
On Fri, May 1, 2015 at 10:40 AM, Bob Goodwin - Zuni, Virginia, USA <
On 29/04/15 22:05, Rick Stevens wrote:
> On 04/29/2015 07:00 PM, Rick Stevens wrote:
>> Bob, buy a MicroSD card that comes with the adapter to convert it to
>> a normal SD card and get that SD<---->USB dongle.
>> 1. Plug the MicroSD card into its adapter.
>> 2. Plug the SD card adapter (with MicroSD card in it) into the USB
>> 3. Plug the dongle into your desktop computer and note which device the
>> SD card shows up as (probably /dev/sdb, but have a look at the output
>> of dmesg to be sure).
>> 4. Download the ISO that you want.
>> 5. As root, "dd if=name-of-iso-file.iso of=/dev/sdb bs=1M" (assuming
>> SD card shows up as /dev/sdb...change as needed)
>> 6. When dd ends, unplug the USB dongle, pull out the SD card adapter,
>> pull the MicroSD from the adapter, stick it in your RPi and power up the
>> 7. Voila!
Ok, I give up, what do I do next?
I have a card reader with a GE brand name on it
[root@box10 ~]# lsusb
Bus 001 Device 002: ID 058f:6362 Alcor Micro Corp. Flash Card Reader/Writer
And I see the following for sdd through sdg -
[root@box10 ~]# ll /dev/sdd
brw-rw----. 1 root disk 8, 48 May 1 10:10 /dev/sdd
Which I imagine relate to receptacles on the device. First I have no idea
which /dev/sdx is the one the micro-SD in adapter is plugged into or how to
identify it? Also I am not confident that the SD device is even being
Any help appreciated,
Bob Goodwin - Zuni, Virginia, USA
box10 FEDORA-22b/64bit LINUX XFCE
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