Removable drives

Rev Simon Rumble simon at
Fri Nov 3 04:11:31 GMT 2006

This one time, at band camp, Andre Mangan wrote:

>    Could you please advise me as to which removable hard drives (USB) work
>    with Ubuntu Linux.  I have been informed by Maxtor that the OneTouch III
>    that I have will not work in Linux.  So I need to get another removable
>    drive.

No you don't.  All removable hard drives that present themselves as USB 
Mass Storage devices will work.  What they mean is that they won't 
support it.  The "One Touch" button probably won't work, though.

Plug it into your Ubuntu machine and see.  I suspect it'll work just 

Rev Simon Rumble <simon at>

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