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Old 05-09-2007, 05:19 PM   #1
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Which node?


How can I find out which node in /dev is created when I plug in some device like USB modem or stick? There is nothing in dmesg.
 
Old 05-09-2007, 05:57 PM   #2
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dmesg should show it. Are you using udev? (Most modern distros do)

You can also look and see how /proc/partitions changes.
 
Old 05-10-2007, 02:59 AM   #3
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Yes, Arch uses udev. No there are no any information about node in dmesg, at least not for usb modem. For example, when I plug my usb modem I get next lines at the end of dmesg :

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usb 2-2: new full speed USB device using uhci_hcd and address 2
usb 2-2: configuration #1 chosen from 1 choice
 
  


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