How to mount a Sony Memory Stick on Mandrake 10.0 ?
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What is in your dmesg output? Is the stick recognized as usb-mass storage device?
Are the correct modules loaded when you insert the stick (usbcore,usb-storage)
Is the stick recognized as file system? (output of 'fdisk -l')
that create a new device option would work only if the system identifies this mem-stick as a valid drive which it is not currently.
Can I check some config file to validate whether or not the mem-stick is identified by my system ? When this machine was on Windows , which was laast week, this mem-stick was being used on this machine. Now either I remove the mem-stick or insert it, the small bulb in the slot is not getting lighted, the way it used to be earlier on Windows, so I am sure the system is taking this as a valid drive