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Re: [OT] USB stick failure is bizarre



	Hi.

On Mon, Jul 01, 2019 at 09:36:49AM -0500, David Wright wrote:
> I have an 8GB USB stick that seems to have suffered a "brain
> transplant" and I wondered if the symptoms are as bizarre as
> they seem. When inserted, udev fills out the usual symlinks
> for by-id and by-path, but any attempt to use the stick
> results in "No medium found".
> 
> The output from /run/udev/data/b8:16 looks really bizarre when
> compared with the original data (when it worked).
> 
> Now:
> 
...
> E:ID_MODEL=USB_MEMORY_BAR

Maybe it's [1]?
If it is, you need a proprietary, Windoze only program to do USB stick
controller reflash.

[1] https://unix.stackexchange.com/questions/34121/how-to-salvage-an-unreadable-usb-flash-drive

Reco


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