Card Reader Ubuntu

Brian McKee brian.mckee at
Mon Jul 28 00:54:31 UTC 2008

On Sun, Jul 27, 2008 at 7:31 PM, Dan Farrell <dan at> wrote:
> On Sun, 27 Jul 2008 20:26:32 -0300
> "Santiago Hernández Lemes" <santi84 at> wrote:
>> ricoh_mmc               4352  0
> There is your kernel module that should drive the hardware.  I would
> think it would pop up in the appropriate place in a list of all media.
> If you are having problems seeing the device, it may be that you need to
> scan more LUNS on the device than you are.  I had that problem and
> fixed it by adding "max_luns=256" to my kernel command line in grub,
> but that was gentoo, not ubuntu.  However, in my case I was using a
> USB-attached card reader.  I don't think you are.

So, just to summarize - at first glance it looks like it should be working.

Have you tried more than one card in it?  Or that reader in another OS?

It wouldn't hurt to try Dan's suggestion either....


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