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Old 07-31-2008, 04:55 AM   #1
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Unhappy Cant read SD or xD sticks on Acer Aspire 4720z fedora8 linuxbox

Hi, Im struggling with my fed 8 installation when it comes to reading any MMC card. My box uses a Ricoh 5 in 1 built in card reader and lspci yiels the following:

0a:09.1 Generic system peripheral [0805]: Ricoh Co Ltd R5C822 SD/SDIO/MMC/MS/MSPro Host Adapter (rev 22)
0a:09.2 System peripheral: Ricoh Co Ltd Unknown device 0843 (rev 12)
0a:09.3 System peripheral: Ricoh Co Ltd R5C592 Memory Stick Bus Host Adapter (rev 12)
0a:09.4 System peripheral: Ricoh Co Ltd xD-Picture Card Controller (rev 12)

Any kind of help will be gladly appreciated and I would also wish to know if Fed9 has the same problem.

Kind regards.
Old 07-31-2008, 08:03 PM   #2
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Use the SD reader to read the mmc too
blacklist ricoh-mmc


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