Subject: Re: USB device has to be inserted at boot time to be recognized
To: George Michaelson <>
From: Peter Seebach <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 01/14/2003 23:54:53
In message <>, George Michaelson writes:
>Is there some 'trick' to make a USB device be recognized without reboot on the
>SCSI binding? Is this because a scsi emulation layer or the scsibus0 isn't
>initialized in the kernel unless its got an attached device at boot time? 

Do you have a USB hub you can try this with?  I have a hub which only
initializes devices which are plugged in already when I plug the hub in.  It
also has other behavioral quirks... This has been going on for some time for
me, in -current.