Subject: Re: USB Problems
To: Ian Cooper <ian@WPI.EDU>
From: Jasper Wallace <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 09/06/2001 20:34:34
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On Thu, 6 Sep 2001, Ian Cooper wrote:
> > > * Is /dev/sd0d the correct device?
> > maybe, maybe not - what does 'disklabel sd0' say?
> root:/usr/local/swiftmq/samples/sun_examples# disklabel sd0
> disklabel: can't read master boot record: Input/output error
wierd. what does 'fdisk sd0' say?
Is the disc/media/whatever formated?
Has any thing else been able to use it?
Any errors showing up in /var/log/message (or xconsole or whatever).
> > > I have had no problems mounting this on linux, using the 'vfat' filesystem
> > > type. Thoughts and ideas would be appreciated. Thanks.
> > Ahhh, you probably want 'mount -t msdos' then. See 'man mount_msdos' for
> > details.
> OK. It gives the same error:
> root:~# mount -t msdos /dev/sd0d /mnt/camera
> mount_msdos: /dev/sd0d on /mnt/camera: Input/output error
> Thanks so far ... hopefully this can be resolved. I'm using the
> GENERIC_LAPTOP kernel; would this be an issue?
Shouldn't make any difference afaik.
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