1. W

    How to disable detaching problematic USB disk

    Hello, I've a friend's HDD I need to dd+fix; it's attached on a Sharkoon USB3 disk enclosure. As the disk has some bad blocks, the umass driver keeps detaching it after 5 retries, which is PITA as I need first to do a dd of it. It's a FreeBSD 10 box. Disk is nicely attached: Aug 28 19:28:04...
  2. Bill Evans at Mariposa

    Other opening usb device by serial number

    Suppose I have two Kindles of the same model (but differing serial numbers, natch). I wish to open the particular Kindle that has a given serial number. The Kindles have been connected to the host in an arbitrary order. How do I open the right Kindle? Looking at /dev/ugen* (or /dev/usb/*), I...
  3. Kalero

    hw.snd.default_unit invalid argument

    Hi, I'm trying to set my default sound device in FreeBSD 10.3 and, according to the handbook, the variable hw.snd.default_unit needs to be set pointing to the correct pcm (in my case, and according to /dev/sndstat, it's pcm6). So, I add hw.snd.default_unit=6 in /etc/sysctl.conf but, when system...
  4. Nureo

    Some problems with "automount".

    Hello to everyone there! So, here is my problem. I did install "automount". It works with USB and CD/DVD devices. But here is the thing: I can't move archives into the USB device, I can only copy them from the USB to the machine; also I can't burn ISO images in a CD or DVD (I proved with...
  5. Nureo

    How to install and configure Atheros USB WiFi-card?

    Hello. I have a USB WiFi-card. It is Atheros TL-WN722N (TP-LINK). How I do for install the current free (like in freedom) drivers? and, how can I configure them? I want to make WiFi connections.
  6. A

    Other unmount USB drive: Device not configured

    Hi all, When I accidentally move the cable, the mounted drive is disconnected for an instant. And ls gives: % ls mymountpoint ls: mymountpoint: Device not configuredSo I unplug the device, and try to unmount it: # umount -f mymountpoint umount: mymountpoint: statfs: Device not configured...
  7. Nureo

    Automounting USB sticks and CDs?

    Hello. Apologize for my ignorance. But, does something of this work for LXDE or XFCE?
  8. U

    Solved Cannot mount a USB flash drive

    What am I doing wrong with this Kingston USB drive formatted with FAT32 under Win7? [leo@leo00] ~> lsusb Bus /dev/usb Device /dev/ugen3.3: ID 0930:6545 Toshiba Corp. Kingston DataTraveler 2.0 Stick (4GB) / PNY Attache 4GB Stick ... [leo@leo00] ~> sudo camcontrol devlist... <Kingston...
  9. giorgiov

    ZFS send / recv with external USB peripheral

    Hi all, I’m testing an external USB drive as a one-off backup. I can send / recv without any problem. However, as soon as I reattach the USB drive again, the datasets are mounted on the same paths. Not a fun place to be in. I could set the canmount property after the receive but I’m wondering...
  10. T

    urtwn(4) and On Network N300MA?

    I just tried to get a On Networks N300MA usb network adapter working with the urtwn driver. The card is a Netgear rebrand (or produced under a license from Netgear), it supposedly has a Realtek RTL8192 chipset. usbconfig says: root@kg-z30b# usbconfig -d ugen0.2 dump_device_desc ugen0.2...
  11. T

    Fatal trap 12 immediately at boot for install

    First post:rolleyes: I wanted to try FreeBSD on my PC but it's giving me trouble. The PC is relatively new, Gigabyte GA-Z170X-Gaming 7, 32GB DDR4 with Core i5-6600K. BIOS is set to defaults, no overclock. Memory has been tested overnight, 4 complete passes no faults. System has been...
  12. W

    Cannot access USB drive

    I am trying to use FreeBSD as my main desktop. I previously used Debian Linux. I have FreeBSD 10.2 AMD 64-bit installed. What I did # pkg search ntfs fusefs-ntfs-2015.3.14_2 Mount NTFS partitions (read/write) and disk images ntfsprogs-2.0.0_5 Utilities and library to...
  13. C

    Error 19 booting from installed USB device

    Hi all, I'm trying to boot FreeBSD 10.2 from a USB device that I used as the install destination from a liveCD installer. I performed the installation on another system, specifying the flash disk (Patriot XPorter 16GB) as the install target and am now trying to boot a small fileserver from...
  14. 2

    USB and SD Card Problems: permissions and automount

    Hello :) I have a problem regarding USB and SD card reader : USB : automount works very well but I must be root to write or clear something, else I can just read. SDCARD : sometimes automount works, and sometimes not. When It works, it is just readable and I must be root to write or erase...
  15. forquare

    Upgrading BIOS

    Good afternoon all, I've noticed that there is a BIOS update for my Lenovo T440. The download is an ISO file which strikes me as a little odd since the laptop doesn't have an optical drive... My first thought was to install syslinux onto a USB stick, loopback mount the ISO and copy the files...
  16. C

    Linux Emulation - usbfs (usbdevfs)

    Hi, I've been playing with the Linuxulator in an attempt to be able to do FPGA programming entirely in FreeBSD. I have the Altera Quartus software (which is unfortunately only provided as a Linux binary) running fine now after much work, mainly in installing libraries manually before I realised...
  17. Isaac Monteiro

    USB I/O very slow

    Hi, I downloaded an 2,7 GB ISO image and copied to a pen drive formatted as ext2. The copying progress started with a write speed of 3 MB/s and went slower and slower and ended with a write speed of 627 KB/s. The copy process took me 47 minutes and I decided to test the write speed of Debian...
  18. Jacopo Gagnarli

    Unable to install FreeBSD 10.2 USB won't boot

    Hi all, this is my first experience in the BSD world, I want to install FreeBSD 10.2 on this old machine: HP Compaq dc5850 AMD Athlon(tm) Dual Core 4450B @ 2300Mhz 5gb DDR2 RAM 250gb Seagate HDD NVIDIA Quadro FX 1500 256MB I downloaded FreeBSD-10.2-RELEASE-amd64-memstick.img and wrote it to...
  19. D

    Solved USB device inside a linux jail (devfs)

    Hi! I'm having troubles trying to communicate to an USB device (usb2serial cable attached to a VantagePro2). It seems I'm not understanding how devfs works. This is the ruleset I created for the jail: [devfsrules_jail_allow_usb=10] add include $devfsrules_hide_all add include...
  20. F

    Solved Card Reader

    Hello, I'm new here. I've the following problem: I want to integrate a Card Reader (SPR 532) to my virtual FreeBSD-machine. I installed: - devel/pcsc-lite - security/engine_pkcs11 - devel/libccid - security/ifd-slb_rf60 - security/opensc I did all changes included in...