Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 418411
usb flash drive fails to mount on IBM Thinkpad T61
Last modified: 2009-01-09 00:28:25 EST
Description of problem:
I have been trying to read from my USB flash
drive on my Lenovo Thinkpad T61
and nothing seems to be happening. Here are the
entries from my
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. attach USB flash drive system
nothing happens. no light on USB flash drive. Rebooting the system does light up
USB, but light goes out once linux kernel is booted.
$ uname -a
Linux 188.8.131.52-63.fc8 #1 SMP Wed Nov 21 17:56:40 EST 2007 x86_64 x86_64 x86_64
usb flash drive should mount
tail -f /var/log/messages:
Dec 10 08:26:48 kharkai kernel: usb 2-2: new high
speed USB device using ehci_hcd and address 18
Dec 10 08:27:03 kharkai kernel: usb 2-2: device
not accepting address 18, error -110
Dec 10 08:27:03 kharkai kernel: usb 2-2: new high
speed USB device using ehci_hcd and address 19
Dec 10 08:27:19 kharkai kernel: usb 2-2: device
not accepting address 19, error -110
Dec 10 08:27:19 kharkai kernel: usb 2-2: new high
speed USB device using ehci_hcd and address 20
Dec 10 08:27:29 kharkai kernel: usb 2-2: device
not accepting address 20, error -110
Dec 10 08:27:29 kharkai kernel: usb 2-2: new high
speed USB device using ehci_hcd and address 21
Dec 10 08:27:40 kharkai kernel: usb 2-2: device
not accepting address 21, error -110
I may mention that there are three USB ports on
this laptop and I have attached
a USB mouse and a USB keyboard to two of them,
one on the left and the keyboard
on the lower of the two right USB ports.
I tried lsusb -vvv and attached is what I got.
Flash drive works fine on other machines.
Created attachment 282911 [details]
output of lsusb -vvv attached
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