usb key not working
nick at nerdforce.net
Thu Sep 30 00:11:31 UTC 2004
haha I'm such a goose
it took device /dev/sdb instead of /dev/sda
works perfectly now
i can't believe i didn't check that
anyways thanks for all your help
Torsten Curdt wrote:
> Nick Kamenyitzky wrote:
>> Hi there,
>> I'm having troubles with getting my USB key to work. I'm using it on
>> a sony vaio laptop and am not having troubles with usb (my mouse
>> works fine).
>> When I go to plug in the key it first doesn't do anything. Then when
>> I go to "Computer" and open the "usb0" device it gives me a mount
>> error like this;
>> Unable to mount the selected volume.
>> mount: I could not determine the filesystem type, and none was specified
>> Then when I go specify the filesystem type in fstab (which I really
>> don't want to have to do) it says to me something different;
>> Unable to mount the volume. There is probably no media in the device.
>> mount: No medium found
>> Does anyone have any suggestions to fix my problem?
> have a look into output of "dmesg".
> was does it say about sda?
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