USB Sandisk card reader
Hello All Newbies,
I just bought a Sandisk Imagemate Smartmedia card reader
(Reference number is SDDR-55-02) which is connected
It's claimed "Linux compatible" by the retailer.
Apparently Mandrake 8.1 doesn't know it.
Does anybody know this device and how to make it work
under Linux ?
Many thanks in advance !:cool:
sandisk sddr55 in mandrake 8.2
I also have a sandisk sddr55 and use Mandrake 8.2. That recognizes the unit under the USB-unit tag in the Mandrake Control Centre - does not work properly in Mandrake 8.1 -, see information below (Sorry, default system language is swedish!):
ImageMate USB SmartMedia
(OnSpec Electronic Inc.)
However, it don't know how to get it working! According to the sandisk homepage, this card reader does not work with Linux. I did notice earlier that the usb support in Mandrake 8.2 is significantly improved compared with 8.1, but apparently, there is a lack of specific drivers.
I made a search on the web and found some interesting links:
which in turn refers to:
Now this is where my problem starts: How do I use this diff file in order to adapt my usb-storage driver in Mandrake 8.2 (2.4.18 kernel)??
As you see I am a newbie, ...
Any help is appreciated!
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