i am trying to install a usb mass storage device
i correctly installed it and had it working, but changed
computers. i used the same harddrive, but
completely reinstalled linux.
i reinstalled redhat 7.3 on a duran 950 / aopen ak73 machine
i installed everything
everything works. i can mount the floopy and cdrom
i mounted the usbhd using the same method that worked
previously. i get the message 'sda is not a valid block device'
i installed using the
i checked to see that the kernal had
usb-uhci and usbcore
i added the sub dir
i added to /etc/fstab
/dev/sda /mnt/usbhd auto defaults 1 2
i used the mount command
i also tried the command
i also tried the kde mount
command. all three gave the same error code.
i checked /dev/ and saw a file
sda that is a block device file
i would appreciate any help. thank you.