thumb drive - huh?

Jared Bernard jared.bernard at
Tue Mar 29 14:20:39 MST 2005

Thanks. I guess I should have posted that I figured that out. I just have to 
manually mount/umount the device. This experience was very educational though 
because I learned about /var/log . There's alot of info in there.  I used 
those same logs since to troubleshoot another problem on my laptop. Thanks 

On Tuesday 29 March 2005 1:34, Justin Gedge wrote:
> on 3/14/2005 Jared Bernard wrote:
> >On Monday 14 March 2005 5:43, Justin Gedge wrote:
> >>I'd check the /var/log/messages file with
> >>
> >>tail -f /var/log/messages

> >
> >Mar 14 20:58:58 mepis1 kernel: sdb: assuming Write Enabled
> >Mar 14 20:58:58 mepis1 kernel:  sdb: sdb1
> right here-- looks like your usb drive is being assigned to scsi device
> sdb1 [/dev/sdb1]

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