USB (internally fixed) card reader questions
ticso at cicely7.cicely.de
Fri Jun 5 09:06:36 UTC 2009
On Sat, May 30, 2009 at 10:25:02AM -0400, Daniel Eischen wrote:
> On Sat, 30 May 2009, Daniel Eischen wrote:
> >On Sat, 30 May 2009, Hans Petter Selasky wrote:
> >>On Saturday 30 May 2009, Daniel Eischen wrote:
> >>>On Sat, 30 May 2009, Hans Petter Selasky wrote:
> >>>It is not just USB flash cards. I have similar problem with
> >>>external USB disk drives. See earlier (unanswered) posting:
> >>> http://lists.freebsd.org/pipermail/freebsd-current/2009-May/006964.html
> >>>And usbconfig(8) could be a little more helpful (the commands
> >>>could use a description for what they do).
> >>I'm not sure who is at fault, USB or hald. It looks to me like hald does
> >>detect that the flash card is plugged in during startup, and does not
> >Is hald needed for this? I am not currently running X because
> >it doesn't work any longer with my Intel 945GM chipset.
> >I will try removing hald from the equation.
> Hmm, how about that! Removing hald (and dbus) solved the
> problem. I can attach and detach the external drive without
> any problems.
It is just guessing, but maybe hald keeps the device opened, so GEOM
never retastes the drive.
B.Walter <bernd at bwct.de> http://www.bwct.de
Modbus/TCP Ethernet I/O Baugruppen, ARM basierte FreeBSD Rechner uvm.
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