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Old 09-07-2007, 01:03 PM   #1
genex
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device descriptor read/8, error -110 seagate external hard drive


Have tried finding the solution to this problem for the last couple
weeks now with no luck. I am trying to use an external, usb, seagate hard drive and get a dmesg error:
usb 5-1: new high speed USB device using ehci_hcd and address 22
usb 5-1: device descriptor read/8, error -110
Basically the kernel keeps cycling through addresses and gives this error
for each one. Can't find this error at all with google.
my distro is fedora core 6
my kernel is 2.6.22.2-42.fc6
 
Old 09-08-2007, 12:40 PM   #2
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Have a look at /proc/interrupts, as best I can tell from googling the small bit of info you posted this could be an acpi problem. If that's the case there are some suggestions here.

http://www.linuxquestions.org/questi...78&postcount=2

Some more information would help. The ouput from
Code:
lsusb -v
, a larger chunk of dmesg, and the device info seagate model #, or enclosure info.
Good luck. ;-)
 
  


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