[CentOS] Centos 4.3 and Card Reader

Matt Hyclak hyclak at math.ohiou.edu
Fri May 19 12:17:35 UTC 2006

On Fri, May 19, 2006 at 07:47:02AM +0200, J.J.Garcia enlightened us:
> Ralph Alvy wrote:
> > CentOS 4.3 (fully updated, including CentOS Plus kernel).
> > 
> > Running KDE 3.5.2 (fully updated from redhat.kde repo).
> > 
> > I can't seem to get the OS to recognize my SD card when inserted into my USB
> > card reader. Mepis 6 Beta 3 has no problem with it. DMESG sees nothing
> > happening when the card is inserted. USB-STORAGE module is loaded.
> > 
> Hi all folks,
> It's strange for me too, i have the same issue on the card reader except than i
> have two different photo cam and i'm able to read the CF card (i.e. Kingston
> Compact Flash CF 512) but not the SD one's (i.e. PNY 256 MB SD) in the same card
> reader. No dmesg info about it and no log reacts when the SD is inserted.
> Here is the info i can provide btw, feel free to suggest me for more:
> USB Mass Storage device found at 5
> scsi3 : SCSI emulation for USB Mass Storage devices
>   Vendor: TEAC      Model: USB   HS-CF Card  Rev: 4.00
>   Type:   Direct-Access                      ANSI SCSI revision: 02
> Attached scsi removable disk sdc at scsi3, channel 0, id 0, lun 0

It is only using LUN 0. See my previous post with a link on how to scan more
LUNs, and I bet your other media "slots" will show up.


Matt Hyclak
Department of Mathematics 
Department of Social Work
Ohio University
(740) 593-1263

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