Memory card reader (USB port) : ins and outs ?

Matt Zimmerman mdz at
Mon Mar 28 01:17:38 UTC 2005

On Mon, Mar 28, 2005 at 11:08:19AM +1000, russell cook wrote:

> a question re: connecting cards. I was under the impression the card
> should be inserted first before there is any electrical contact with the
> USB. Is this correct or unnecessary?

Either way will work.  The slots will be monitored so that the system
notices when media is inserted.

 - mdz

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