Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 138940
Trying to load a USB external Hard drive
Last modified: 2015-01-04 17:11:55 EST
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Description of problem:
Trying to load a USB Hard drive and I get the following error
Nov 11 07:45:10 Penguin1 kernel: usbcore: registered new driver
Nov 11 07:45:10 Penguin1 kernel: USB Mass Storage support registered.
Nov 11 07:45:10 Penguin1 hald: Timed out waiting for hotplug
event 340. Rebasing to 340
Nov 11 07:45:10 Penguin1 kernel: program python is using a deprecated
SCSI ioctl, please convert it to SG_IO
Nov 11 07:46:46 Penguin1 su(pam_unix): session opened for user
root by cmdrunix(uid=500)
Nov 11 07:47:17 Penguin1 kernel: usb 1-5: USB disconnect, address 4
Nov 11 07:47:28 Penguin1 kernel: usb 1-6: new high speed USB device
using address 5
Nov 11 07:47:29 Penguin1 kernel: scsi4 : SCSI emulation for USB Mass
Nov 11 07:47:34 Penguin1 wait_for_sysfs: either wait_for_sysfs
(udev 039) needs an update to handle the device
'/devices/pci0000:00/0000:00:02.2/usb1/1-6/1-6:1.0' properly (no bus
device link) or the sysfs-support of your device's driver needs to be
fixed, please report to <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Nov 11 07:47:44 Penguin1 hal.hotplug: timout(10000 ms) waiting
Also when the device is plugged in lsusb, usbview cat /proc/bus/usb
all hang at the cli and can't be killed even with a kill -9
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Plug in device
Actual Results: USB devices freeze including usb commanda
Expected Results: Drive should get a /dev/sd* and be able to mount
that is the kernel...
An update has been released for Fedora Core 3 (kernel-2.6.12-1.1372_FC3) which
may contain a fix for your problem. Please update to this new kernel, and
report whether or not it fixes your problem.
If you have updated to Fedora Core 4 since this bug was opened, and the problem
still occurs with the latest updates for that release, please change the version
field of this bug to 'fc4'.
This bug has been automatically closed as part of a mass update.
It had been in NEEDINFO state since July 2005.
If this bug still exists in current errata kernels, please reopen this bug.
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