One is USB modem which is connected and working and problematic one is a plain vfat USB stick which contain data ....that is the fellow not mounting :(

I have tried to see it by fdisk ....it doesn't mount autometically...

Is there any UDEV rule for that?? Because I have put a udev rule to remove the usb-storage thing( I had to.. otherwise the usb modem wont get connected... it waits for storage to relase the port)

Any idea and solution would be greatly appreciated

PS: I am running Arch distribution.


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    Are you sure this USB stick is functioning? Do you have another computer you can plug it into? – Nunya Feb 13 '10 at 15:26
  • Sorted out mate! take away the usb-storage module was a mistake... so rectify it... seems alright now. Thanks for your time and answer :) – unixbhaskar Feb 16 '10 at 3:09

sorted out...usb-storage module was not loading.

  • Could you please mark this as the answer so it doesn't pop to the top randomly? Thank you! – Chris S Aug 13 '10 at 18:28
  • Chris I don't know how to do that..could you lead me to that pls? – unixbhaskar Aug 23 '10 at 2:28
  • click the empty "tick" mark below the answer score – Hubert Kario Feb 13 '11 at 0:24

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