[clug] USB memory stick
jepri at webone.com.au
Mon Apr 12 02:54:34 GMT 2004
Michael Carden wrote:
> I have just been given a USB 'keychain' style flash memory beastie. It's a
> no-name thing with "Standard and Poor's" printed on its outside. I'd like to
> use it on a machine running Debian unstable and kernel 2.4.22
> USB in general is working on this machine; my digital camera can be mounted as
> a USB block storage device and files may be copied from it.
> When I connect the memory stick, dmesg shows that it has been seen, but it
> throws an error:
> hub.c: new USB device 00:07.2-1, assigned address xx
> usb_control/bulk_msg: timeout
> usb.c: USB device not accepting new address=xx (error=-110)
My memory stick started doing this after a few months. It had stopped
working. Have you checked your memory stick in some other computers?
If it fails in all of them, it might be a goner.
Free gifts and all that.
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