problem with samsung flash

Lowell Gilbert freebsd-questions-local at
Mon Jan 1 05:21:45 PST 2007

"Ivan Frosty" <ivanfrosty at> writes:

> hello there, i have freebsd 6.1 pentiumII 355mhz processor and 128mb
> of ram. everytime i put my samsung 512mb in tha usb the machine doesnt
> boot it halts where the error be at if i pull it out it
> boots.........then if i put it back in i get an error.......whats with
> umass? i basically installed everybit and software of the unix i have
> so i dont know why i get the error anyhelp will be highly appreciated!
> this is the error:
> da0 at umass-sim0 bus0 target0wn0
> da0:<SAMSUNG flash Disk 1.06> Removable Direct Access SCSI-0 device
> da0:1.000MB/s transfers
> da0:511mb(1046720 512 byte sectors:64H 32s/T s11c)
> umass0:phase Error, residue = 0
> (da0:umass-sim0:0:0:0):synchronize cache failed, status == 0x4,scsi
> status == 0x0 opened disk da0->5!
> thank you for your time

Those message make me think it is a very old USB device.  Is that
true?  Do other machines have troubles if the device is plugged in?

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