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Author Topic: [ SOLVED ] USB floppy drive recognition help please.  (Read 1762 times)

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[ SOLVED ] USB floppy drive recognition help please.
« on: December 18, 2012, 05:48:12 pm »

HELP!!!

How do I get Vector Linux to recognize my USB floppy disk drive?
« Last Edit: December 19, 2012, 09:32:54 pm by Locator »
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Re: USB floppy drive recognition help please.
« Reply #1 on: December 19, 2012, 06:28:04 pm »

HELP!!!

How do I get Vector Linux to recognize my USB floppy disk drive?

Sorry if quoting myself seems somewhat egotistical, but I get the impression that this post was in danger of being forgotten.
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Re: USB floppy drive recognition help please.
« Reply #2 on: December 19, 2012, 06:32:36 pm »

show us the output of lspci, lsusb and lsmod
what file manager you using?
what version of VL you are using?
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Re: USB floppy drive recognition help please.
« Reply #3 on: December 19, 2012, 07:04:00 pm »

The output for those commands is ;

doctor:$ lspci
00:00.0 Host bridge: Intel Corporation 4 Series Chipset DRAM Controller (rev 03)
00:01.0 PCI bridge: Intel Corporation 4 Series Chipset PCI Express Root Port (rev 03)
00:1b.0 Audio device: Intel Corporation N10/ICH 7 Family High Definition Audio Controller (rev 01)
00:1d.0 USB Controller: Intel Corporation N10/ICH 7 Family USB UHCI Controller #1 (rev 01)
00:1d.1 USB Controller: Intel Corporation N10/ICH 7 Family USB UHCI Controller #2 (rev 01)
00:1d.2 USB Controller: Intel Corporation N10/ICH 7 Family USB UHCI Controller #3 (rev 01)
00:1d.3 USB Controller: Intel Corporation N10/ICH 7 Family USB UHCI Controller #4 (rev 01)
00:1d.7 USB Controller: Intel Corporation N10/ICH 7 Family USB2 EHCI Controller (rev 01)
00:1e.0 PCI bridge: Intel Corporation 82801 PCI Bridge (rev e1)
00:1f.0 ISA bridge: Intel Corporation 82801GB/GR (ICH7 Family) LPC Interface Bridge (rev 01)
00:1f.1 IDE interface: Intel Corporation 82801G (ICH7 Family) IDE Controller (rev 01)
00:1f.2 IDE interface: Intel Corporation N10/ICH7 Family SATA IDE Controller (rev 01)
01:00.0 VGA compatible controller: nVidia Corporation GT218 [GeForce 210] (rev a2)
01:00.1 Audio device: nVidia Corporation High Definition Audio Controller (rev a1)
02:01.0 Multimedia controller: Philips Semiconductors SAA7130 Video Broadcast Decoder (rev 01)
vector:/~
doctor:$ lsusb
Bus 001 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0002 Linux Foundation 2.0 root hub
Bus 002 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0001 Linux Foundation 1.1 root hub
Bus 003 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0001 Linux Foundation 1.1 root hub
Bus 004 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0001 Linux Foundation 1.1 root hub
Bus 005 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0001 Linux Foundation 1.1 root hub
Bus 001 Device 002: ID 03f0:8811 Hewlett-Packard
Bus 001 Device 003: ID 152e:1640 LG (HLDS)
Bus 001 Device 005: ID 1737:0077 Linksys WUSB54GC v3 802.11g Adapter [Ralink RT2070L]
Bus 003 Device 002: ID 1241:1166 Belkin MI-2150 Trust Mouse
Bus 004 Device 002: ID 057b:0000 Y-E Data, Inc. FlashBuster-U Floppy
vector:/~
doctor:$ lsmod
Module                  Size  Used by
fuse                   51559  3
snd_seq_dummy           1035  0
snd_seq_oss            21907  0
snd_seq_midi_event      3924  1 snd_seq_oss
snd_seq                36499  5 snd_seq_dummy,snd_seq_oss,snd_seq_midi_event
snd_seq_device          3853  3 snd_seq_dummy,snd_seq_oss,snd_seq
snd_pcm_oss            28741  0
snd_mixer_oss          10545  2 snd_pcm_oss
speedstep_lib           2558  0
acpi_cpufreq            4677  1
freq_table              1763  1 acpi_cpufreq
mperf                    937  1 acpi_cpufreq
snd_hda_codec_hdmi     17445  4
snd_hda_codec_realtek   201951  1
nvidia               8524746  28
rt2800usb              10046  0
rt2800lib              29130  1 rt2800usb
crc_ccitt               1051  1 rt2800lib
rt2x00usb               6734  1 rt2800usb
rt2x00lib              25911  3 rt2800usb,rt2800lib,rt2x00usb
mac80211              160102  3 rt2800lib,rt2x00usb,rt2x00lib
ir_lirc_codec           3295  0
cfg80211              110051  2 rt2x00lib,mac80211
lirc_dev                6707  1 ir_lirc_codec
ir_sony_decoder         1647  0
ir_jvc_decoder          1803  0
saa7134               128981  0
rfkill                 10898  1 cfg80211
ir_rc6_decoder          2166  0
ir_rc5_decoder          1561  0
ir_nec_decoder          2079  0
rc_core                11620  7 ir_lirc_codec,ir_sony_decoder,ir_jvc_decoder,saa7134,ir_rc6_decoder,ir_rc5_decoder,ir_nec_decoder
snd_hda_intel          16321  6
snd_hda_codec          51458  3 snd_hda_codec_hdmi,snd_hda_codec_realtek,snd_hda_intel
videobuf_dma_sg         5927  1 saa7134
usblp                   8087  0
videobuf_core          11065  2 saa7134,videobuf_dma_sg
v4l2_common             3782  1 saa7134
snd_hwdep               4128  1 snd_hda_codec
intel_agp               8014  0
videodev               55338  2 saa7134,v4l2_common
snd_pcm                48666  4 snd_pcm_oss,snd_hda_codec_hdmi,snd_hda_intel,snd_hda_codec
intel_gtt               9727  1 intel_agp
tveeprom               10005  1 saa7134
processor              21842  1 acpi_cpufreq
snd_timer              12858  2 snd_seq,snd_pcm
agpgart                19211  2 intel_agp,intel_gtt
thermal_sys             9985  1 processor
ppdev                   4251  0
snd                    36298  22 snd_seq_oss,snd_seq,snd_seq_device,snd_pcm_oss,snd_mixer_oss,snd_hda_codec_hdmi,snd_hda_codec_realtek,snd_hda_intel,snd_hda_codec,snd_hwdep,snd_pcm,snd_timer
parport_pc             16387  0
i2c_core               13898  5 nvidia,saa7134,v4l2_common,videodev,tveeprom
parport                21892  2 ppdev,parport_pc
rtc_cmos                6673  0
soundcore               3736  2 snd
sg                     18020  0
asus_atk0110            7446  0
evdev                   6626  7
snd_page_alloc          5143  2 snd_hda_intel,snd_pcm
hwmon                   1093  2 thermal_sys,asus_atk0110
button                  3510  0

I am using the default file manager, and my operating system is Vector Linux 7.0, and no, my USB floppy drive doesn't show up when I plug it in.
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Re: USB floppy drive recognition help please.
« Reply #4 on: December 19, 2012, 08:44:26 pm »

It seem there is a bug in the udisk rules...follow the instruction as below links and it should automount your usb floppy drive

http://www.securitybeacon.com/?p=1110

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Re: [ SOLVED ] USB floppy drive recognition help please.
« Reply #5 on: December 19, 2012, 09:34:28 pm »

THANK YOU!!!!!!!!! It now works the way that it is supposed to work.
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