Re: System crashes on USB connection
On Mon, 26 Nov 2012, Herman Swartz wrote:
> I have a Sheeva PLUG dev kit with Debian Linux release and the USB port
> is not able to handle having a second USB device connected
> simultaineously. I tried connecting a USB hub into the single USB of the
> Sheeva PLUG and then plugging a hard drive into the hub. The PLUG is
> able to boot using the USB hard drive but plugging anything else into
> the USB hub disrupts everything. Debian must not coordinate adding
> additional USB devices without disrupting the first device, probably
> changing the existing device's reference point within the OS.
I don't think Debian is to blame -- I have a USB-Stick and 2 HDs via a
USB-Hub attached to the NSLU2 and added the second HD while the slug was
running without any problem.