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Old 03-06-2004, 12:37 PM   #1
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usb device

how can i use my usb stick in linux
Old 03-06-2004, 12:40 PM   #2
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What is a stick? Joystick? If so, then as root type:

modprobe joydev

Then use the joystick. Indeed, assuming that you have joystick support into the kernel
Old 03-06-2004, 12:44 PM   #3
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no it a usb storage device
Old 03-06-2004, 12:48 PM   #4
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I just found this answer on a forum. Unfortunatly I am not at home so I cannot provide the link. Search on google for mounting usb thumb drive.
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Maybe, this thread will help you
Old 03-06-2004, 05:07 PM   #6
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Chances are that your kernel will have usb mass-storage support built in or the module will load when you need it.

Connect the device.


The output of the above will tell you what call-out device has been assigned to your drive, it is probably sdb1 or something.

Append /etc/fstab or to just mount it.

mount /dev/sdb1 /mnt

Be aware of permissions as well and umount prior to pulling it out!!


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