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Old 04-24-2004, 12:10 PM   #1
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After plug in apacer ht202 usb mass storage into usb port. Nothing appear.

my usb mass storage not working when it is inserted to usb port. no icon appear in KDE desktop. But in hardware config ,it shown the mass storage usb as unknow devices. can anyone help ?

Thank in advance


passwordenter root password here)
#cd /usr/src/linux <------------- no such files ot directory...i cant proceed to following step.

#make menuconfig

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Old 04-24-2004, 12:44 PM   #2
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There is an article on the linuxquestions Answers section called USB Card Reader How-to. You can probably skip the sections on recompiling the kernel, and go to the section on how to mount your usb storage device.
Old 02-04-2006, 02:29 AM   #3
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show the device
fdisk -l
i get
   Device Boot      Start         End      Blocks   Id  System
/dev/sda1   *           1        9727    78132096   83  Linux
/dev/sda2            9728       10214     3911827+  82  Linux swap
/dev/sda3           10215       14946    38009790   83  Linux

Disk /dev/sdb: 122.9 GB, 122942324736 bytes
255 heads, 63 sectors/track, 14946 cylinders
Units = cylinders of 16065 * 512 = 8225280 bytes

   Device Boot      Start         End      Blocks   Id  System
/dev/sdb1               1        4864    39070048+  83  Linux
/dev/sdb2            4865        9728    39070080   83  Linux
/dev/sdb3            9729       14946    41913585   83  Linux

Disk /dev/sdc: 125 MB, 125960192 bytes
8 heads, 32 sectors/track, 961 cylinders
Units = cylinders of 256 * 512 = 131072 bytes

   Device Boot      Start         End      Blocks   Id  System
/dev/sdc1               1         961      122959+   6  FAT16
so i
mount /dev/sdc1 /mnt/usb
as su and with the dir /mnt/usb
Old 02-04-2006, 02:32 AM   #4
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i double posted !

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