USB Mount Problem [SOLVED] by kernel upgrade

Charles Curley charlescurley at
Tue Aug 10 02:01:41 UTC 2004

On Mon, Aug 09, 2004 at 10:19:07AM -0400, Gordon Keehn wrote:
> Hi, Guys
>    Since installing FC2 as an upgrade over FC1, I've been trying to get 
> the system to acknowledge the existence of a USB connected ZIP-100 
> drive.  I installed kernel 2.6.7-1.494.2.2 this weekend, and on 
> rebooting, found that the drive was recognized and installed correctly.  
> My thanks to Arjan and the rest of the kernel crew for doing what they 
> did so well.  (Whatever it was  ;-{)> )
>    Cheers,
> Gordon Keehn

Things do seem to be better. I am still unable to use USB devices on
my Toshiba Tecra 8000, but at least the system no longer locks up when
I insert a device into the one USB slot. The three devices I have now
all work on an ancient PII which had previously had problems with a
USB flash drive.


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