[SLE] Re: [nylug-talk] Digital Camera issues with SUSE 9.0
From: Ruben I Safir (ruben_at_mrbrklyn.com)
Date: Mon, 15 Mar 2004 20:28:22 -0500 To: NYLUG discussion list <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Look for /media/sd*
On 2004.03.15 13:20 M. Halegua wrote:
> I've been trying to connect my Argus DC3200 camera through USB to my Thinkpad
> 600X with SUSE 9.0 Pro.
> While it does see it (I can tell from the system info in YAST) I keep getting
> the following errors:
> In KDE - Error KDE
> Could Not Mount Device
> The Reported error was:
> mount: no medium found
> When trying to mount as root from CLI
> mount: /dev/sda1 is not a valid block device
> The mount command I used was:
> mount -t vfat /dev/sda1 /media/camera
> Where /media/camera is a directory I created for the mount point.
> The interesting thing is if I boot from the Knoppix 3.3 (NY version) CD, it
> sees and mounts the camera no problem. I can access it as if was a mounted
> SCSI device, /dev/sda1. The mount point under Knoppix is /mnt/sda1.
> I added the line in the Knoppix fstab file to the SUSE fstab file, changing
> only the uid and gid names and group to conform to my SUSE setup. When I try
> to mount, it takes a lot of time before coming back with an error.
> I used lsmod | grep usb to check for, under both SUSE and Knoppix, the loaded
> modules, and SUSE returns:
> usb-storage 65312 0
> usbserial 19580 0 (autoclean) (unused)
> usb-uhci 22224 0 (unused)
> usbcore 58668 1 [usb-storage usbserial usb-uhci]
> Knoppix returns:
> usb-storage 61280 0
> usb-uhci 21868 0 (unused)
> usbcore 57824 1 [usb-storage usb-uhci]
> Under SUSE YAST system info, the SCSI and USB areas show different things, but
> they do see the camera. Under the SCSI area, it sees a vivicam 35Xx, shows
> it as /dev/sda, and the class is a mass storage device.
> Under the USB area, it sees a Sierra Imaging Storage Device, the class is a
> mass storage device.
> They both ID different vendor identifiers, unique keys, and old_unique_key.
> So, anyone have any ideas here? I'd hate to have to always load Knoppix just
> to transfer some photos from the camera.
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