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Hello..i am new to linux....which driver is used to work the general USB port?which is core module to make work the USB port?help me please...
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    Hello..i am new to linux....which driver is used to work the general USB port?which is core module to make work the USB port?help me please
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    Take a look in /lib/modules/(your kernel version)/kernel/drivers/usb and you'll see a classified tree of all the drivers available.
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    ya ok Thank ou...what is the use of uhci-hcd and ehci-hcd?what this modules will do?
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    This is the output of "lsmod | grep usb"

    usbcore 138504 3 ehci_hcd,uhci_hcd

    what is the use of this echi_hcd and uchi_hcd?
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    Here's a Wikipedia article that explains it all. I suggest that in future you try out Wikipedia for this sort of question. It will save you a lot of posting.
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    ya thank you
    Thanks in advance...

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    Sorry for digging the old thread. As the required drivers for make the USB to support is "usbcore and host drivers"..Is it right? if its right mean i want to know why this "usb-skeleton.c" is used?
    Thanks in advance...

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