[oclug]Digicam connection for upload--help please
bb at L8R.net
Wed Nov 27 18:52:37 EST 2002
On Wed, 27 Nov 2002 18:21:19 -0500
GR Gaudreau <transop at sympatico.ca> wrote:
> On Wed, 27 Nov 2002 17:45:04 -0500
> thus spake Brad Barnett <bb at L8R.net>:
> > Hmm. There should be something like this:
> > Nov 27 17:43:52 be kernel: Attached scsi removable disk sda at
> > scsi1, channel 0, id 0, lun 0
> > in your logs. Mine are a lot more extensive that yours as well, but
> > I realise you may not have pasted it all.
> [gr] Nope, those were all the entries in /var/log/messages when I
Try looking in all logs ;P Check /var/log/kern.log, syslog, etc.
> plugged in the cam. I unplugged and re-plugged just to make sure and
> they're the same entries as before. I didn't find anything resembling
> what you write above. However, when I do a
> cat scsi in /proc/scsi, I get the following
> Attached devices:
> Host: scsi0 Channel: 00 Id: 02 Lun: 00
> Vendor: HP Model: CD-Writer+ 9100 Rev: 1.0a
> Type: CD-ROM ANSI SCSI revision: 02
> Host: scsi1 Channel: 00 Id: 00 Lun: 00
> Vendor: Model: Rev:
> Type: <NULL> ANSI SCSI revision: ffffffff
SCSI1 would probably be sdb, it looks like your cdwriter is on sda...
> [gr] It looks as though Host: scsi1 Channel: 00 Id: 00 Lun: 00 is my
> cam, though I can't be sure. And btw, I tried modifying fstab to read
> /dev/sda, but when I try to mount it, it says no such device(/dev/sda)
> exists. I know I'm close to getting it, but I just don't know how to
> mount the darn thing. Oy!
You don't need to edit fstab each time. Just try to use the mount command
mount /dev/sdb1 /mountpoint
You may have to specify the filesystem type, such as
mount -t vfat /dev/sdb1 /mountpoint
try msdos, etc, etc...
> Darn, I'm going to have to reboot and upload my photos with Winders.
> My wife has to have the photos inside for tomorrow at work. Oy oy!
> GR Gaudreau
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