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Old 05-02-2004, 08:28 PM   #1
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USB Pen Drive on 2.6.x

Hello - I use Slackware 9.1 which comes with Linux 2.4.22. Recently I upgraded to Linux 2.6.5 but I do not know which kernel options/modules I have to enable to get it working under my system. I would very much appreciate any help regarding this matter.

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Old 05-02-2004, 11:25 PM   #2
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You need support for USB Mass Storage devices (and support for USB, obviously).

You can either compile it either as a module or into the kernel.


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