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Ok, I admit I just finished the 2.6.10 kernel in 10.1 and my usb drive (/dev/sda1) returns the error message on boot and on mount: "mount: special device /dev/sda1 does ...
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    Usb device destroyed


    Ok, I admit I just finished the 2.6.10 kernel in 10.1 and my usb drive (/dev/sda1) returns the error message on boot and on mount: "mount: special device /dev/sda1 does not exist" I look, and its true, the file does not. I have hotplug enabled at boot, but this shouldnt have to do with that, does it?

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    I upgraded the kernel to .11 but still there is no usb device

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    Have you tried /dev/sda ? Some drives work on this.
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    Does it appear when you run
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    fdisk -l
    (as root)?

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    Try cat /proc/bus/usb/devices. Do you see any device ?

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    The first 2 things, no. When I use cat it is found here and says this:

    T: Bus=01 Lev=01 Prnt=01 Port=01 Cnt=01 Dev#= 3 Spd=480 MxCh= 0
    D: Ver= 2.00 Cls=00(>ifc ) Sub=00 Prot=00 MxPS=64 #Cfgs= 1
    P: Vendor=05dc ProdID=a410 Rev=30.00
    S: Manufacturer=LEXAR MEDIA
    S: Product=JUMPDRIVE SPORT
    S: SerialNumber=35A3FB12025312111104
    C:* #Ifs= 1 Cfg#= 1 Atr=80 MxPwr=100mA
    I: If#= 0 Alt= 0 #EPs= 2 Cls=08(stor.) Sub=06 Prot=50 Driver=ub
    E: Ad=81(I) Atr=02(Bulk) MxPS= 512 Ivl=0ms
    E: Ad=02(O) Atr=02(Bulk) MxPS= 512 Ivl=31875us

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    Ok I think i might be on to something.. I try to start the module sd_mod but when I type "modprobe sd_mod" I get a response that it cannot be found. So this means I dont have the correct kernel modules, right? And if so, how can I get them please?

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