Re: Installing a CD burner and USB head card
On Wed, Dec 11, 2002 at 11:37:20PM +0800, Barry Cugley wrote:
> Q1. How can I find out if the hardware has been found and what do I do if it
> has not been found?
lsmod, and look for the USB module. (There are two separate ones for
most x86 based machines - I use uhci).
> A driver for the CD burner has to be found and installed.
> Q2. How might I choose a driver and where should I look for it?
Most USB CD Burners are just IDE drives with a USB converter slapped
on the back. In my case, all I had to do was load the USB Mass
Storage module, and it worked just fine. You might want to check The
Linux USB Project as they will have more info on your device.