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Thu Sep 7 17:05:47 UTC 2006
Ric Moore wrote:
> On Tue, 2006-09-05 at 10:11 -0400, Tom Horsley wrote:
>> On Tue, 2006-09-05 at 15:04 +0100, Simon Andrews wrote:
>>>> just plug it in ... it will work fine
>>> Just to let you know that this isn't always the case:
>> Fortunately the Matrox 500GB USB drive I got seems to
>> work fine. Reformatted it from NTFS to ext3 and now have
>> a cron job rsyncing gobs of stuff to it every night.
>> The one thing that confused me a little was that nothing
>> shows up in the output from "lsusb", but /dev/sdc
>> certainly shows up, so it must be working. I just put
>> down lsusb to another linux mystery :-).
> I found a USB floppy drive at a yard sale... yeah I know... kill me now.
> I plugged it in, but it's not coming up although lsusb shows it. The
> drive whirrs and the head steps, I can hear it doing so. But nothing
> pops up to ask what to do with it nor is there any entry in /media for
> it. Damn thing sounds like it's formatting the disk!! Weird. lsusb
> Bus 004 Device 002: ID 03f0:4c11 Hewlett-Packard
> Bus 004 Device 001: ID 0000:0000
> Bus 003 Device 003: ID 0a90:f350 Candy Technology Co., Ltd
> Bus 003 Device 001: ID 0000:0000
> Bus 002 Device 001: ID 0000:0000
> Bus 001 Device 001: ID 0000:0000
> Candy Tech, who would have figured. Anyone know of this "device" ?
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