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Re: USB Serial Driver Isn't quite Working.

Is the USB serial driver loaded? Try with lsmod or modprobe
usb-serial . 

On Sat, Oct 11, 2003 at 09:10:02AM -0500, Martin McCormick wrote:
> 	I am using the USB mass storage driver on a Maxtor external
> drive which normally works well.  I added a new Edgeport/8 serial
> converter and plugged it in to the second slot of the USB port.  The
> documentation in /usr/src/linux/Documentation/usb-serial.txt says that
> the generic serial driver supports the Edgeport/8 product.
> 	When I plug it in, the following lines get added to syslog:
> hub.c: USB new device connect on bus1/1, assigned device number 3
> usb.c: USB device 3 (vend/prod 0x1608/0xf) is not claimed by any active driver.
> 	Do I need to add any other modules to the kernel when
> compiling?
> 	Disconnecting the Edgeport/8 produces:
> usb.c: USB disconnect on device 3
> 	The mass storage driver continues to work with the serial port
> unit in or out.  At least the new generic serial driver doesn't appear
> to have done any harm.
> Martin McCormick WB5AGZ  Stillwater, OK 
> OSU Information Technology Division Network Operations Group

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