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Re: [opensuse] USB device file system in SuSE 10.1
  • From: Marcus Meissner <meissner@xxxxxxx>
  • Date: Mon, 17 Apr 2006 20:51:29 +0200
  • Message-id: <20060417185129.GC24312@xxxxxxx>
On Sun, Apr 16, 2006 at 08:01:24PM +0200, Roland Colberg wrote:
> In SuSE 10.1, I cannot find the USB device file system. The directory /proc/bus/usb
> remains empty, even if an USB Drive is plugged in and accessible.
> The problem is, the VMware products use the file /proc/bus/usb/devices to detect USB
> devices on a Linux host.
> Is there a new location for this filesystem?

Yes, it is now in /dev/bus/usb/...

/proc/bus/usb/devices no longer is supported (but still there if you mount it).

Device enumeration from the commandline is done via "lsusb".

Ciao, Marcus

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