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Old 10-11-2006, 11:53 AM   #1
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How to use usb stick in Slackware 11?


I am unable to mount usb stick in Slackware-11. I am using 2.6.18 kernel (testing).

Thanks for your help,

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Please plug in your USB-Stick and post the output of dmesg and lsusb here

Or are you simply asking for the mount command ?

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Old 10-11-2006, 01:54 PM   #4
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As for mine I just use mount -t vfat /dev/sda1 /media/memory

that's because when I insert my usbstick it detects it as sda1

just type dmesg and read the last few lines that should give you a clue


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