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Old 02-26-2002, 05:01 PM   #1
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Why is USB such a b#tch?

It seems that it is very difficult to get USB devices to work with linux. Is it true, or is it just me?
I have red hat 7.2. I have posted many questions here with regards to this. Can anyone help?
Old 02-26-2002, 05:10 PM   #2
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It can be a pain, but it's usually the device that's being picky. What's the device you are trying to get to work and what are the specific problems?
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usb sucks, I try to stay away from it even in the windows world.


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Old 02-26-2002, 06:44 PM   #4
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Ok, all I want to use is my printer (epson 777) and camera (hp photosmart 315). They are both usb. The printer can go serial. Is that easier?I dont have a choice with the camera.


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