Subject: Re: Nikon D70
To: Jukka Marin <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Steven M. Bellovin <email@example.com>
Date: 07/21/2004 13:55:08
In message <20040721175302.GA22269@kyyhky.embedtronics.fi>, Jukka Marin writes:
>On Wed, Jul 21, 2004 at 01:37:26PM -0400, Steven M. Bellovin wrote:
>> >umass0: no buffer memory
>> This is a known (and frequently discussed) problem with the USB disk
>> support -- the driver needs contiguous memory and can't find it.
>> Booting the system with the USB disk attached often helps; you can also
>> do things like
>> dd if=/dev/zero of=/dev/null bs=128m
>Well, yes, but will this be _fixed_? :-)
I share your frustration -- it's been high on my list of annoyances for
quite some time.
--Steve Bellovin, http://www.research.att.com/~smb