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Old 08-30-2012, 06:30 AM   #1
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usb interrogation


Is there a cli command to interrorgate a usb device? e.g. bring up whatever string it sends when connecting to something?
Also, is there any cliu method to set a string that your computer sends to attached devices?
 
Old 08-30-2012, 08:52 AM   #2
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Have you tried
Code:
tail -f /var/log/messages
to find it?

Did you make a mount point like:
Code:
mount /dev/sdb1 /media/usbdrive/
 
  


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