USB2 external hard drive too slow ....

Antoine Jacoutot ajacoutot at
Fri Feb 13 06:33:38 PST 2004

On Friday 13 February 2004 16:02, Heinrich Rebehn wrote:
> Hi Ivan,
> did you get any reply to your posting? I am having the same problem:
> Maxtor 250 GB external USB2 drive, Belkin USB2 card, FreeBSD 5.1, but i
> get only < 1MB/sec.
> Does FreeBSD support USB 2.0 at all?

Did you add "device ehci" in your kernel config file ?
That's what enable USB2 support if I'm not mistaken.
But beware, I compiled my system (5.2.1-RC2)  with this option and now USB 
crashes totally.


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