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Linux Mastering Development

USB hard drive on OTG not mounted in Arch Linux

I am trying to mount a USB hard drive (Seagate Backup Plus) via the USB OTG port of my Wandboard on Arch Linux ARM. When I plug in the drive the pilot light flashes several times and Arch Linux finds the device, but finds it as a USB hub: [ 1912.431400] ci_hdrc ci_hdrc.0: new USB […]

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Linux Mastering Development

Raspberry Pi 4 Model B – External RT3070 WiFi adapter – Hostapd crashing

I’m attempting to use my Raspberry Pi 4 Model B with one of these ModMyPi Ralink RT3070-based-chipset usb wireless adapters as an AP via hostapd. The issue I’m facing is as follows: Start hostapd AP works fine (DHCP/DNS/routing/etc) for an undetermined period of time hostapd eventually crashes with little useful information in logs (that I […]

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Linux Mastering Development Ubuntu

Ubuntu 14/16/18 install to ASUS T100 fails with I/O error, dumps to initramfs

I have an ASUS T100 on which I am trying to install Ubuntu. I have tried 14, 16, and 18 with similar non-result. Windows 8.1 on this T100 became corrupted, factory reset and windows restore failed, so I decided to make the machine usable again. I am installing from a bootable Patriot memory USB key. […]

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Linux Mastering Development

USB hard drive on OTG not mounted in Arch Linux

I am trying to mount a USB hard drive (Seagate Backup Plus) via the USB OTG port of my Wandboard on Arch Linux ARM. When I plug in the drive the pilot light flashes several times and Arch Linux finds the device, but finds it as a USB hub: [ 1912.431400] ci_hdrc ci_hdrc.0: new USB […]

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Linux Mastering Development Ubuntu

HyperX Cloud Alpha S not working

The problem I have recently bought HyperX Cloud Alpha S. No problem on Windows, but they don’t work on Ubuntu. The very first time I tried to use them they worked for about 10 seconds. Then, the mic suddenly stopped working and now I can’t hear anything. The headphones are not broken, I have tested […]

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Linux Mastering Development

Create can0 interface for USB CAN Converter Basic (UCCB) on Arch

I have a USB CAN Converter Basic as described here: https://ucandevices.github.io/uccb.html When I plug it into my Arch Linux laptop, dmesg shows the following: usb 1-6: new full-speed USB device number 12 using xhci_hcd usb 1-6: New USB device found, idVendor=0483, idProduct=5740, bcdDevice= 2.00 usb 1-6: New USB device strings: Mfr=1, Product=2, SerialNumber=3 usb 1-6: […]

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Linux Mastering Development

USB hard drive on OTG not mounted in Arch Linux

I am trying to mount a USB hard drive (Seagate Backup Plus) via the USB OTG port of my Wandboard on Arch Linux ARM. When I plug in the drive the pilot light flashes several times and Arch Linux finds the device, but finds it as a USB hub: [ 1912.431400] ci_hdrc ci_hdrc.0: new USB […]

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Linux Mastering Development

USB hard drive on OTG not mounted in Arch Linux

I am trying to mount a USB hard drive (Seagate Backup Plus) via the USB OTG port of my Wandboard on Arch Linux ARM. When I plug in the drive the pilot light flashes several times and Arch Linux finds the device, but finds it as a USB hub: [ 1912.431400] ci_hdrc ci_hdrc.0: new USB […]

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Linux Mastering Development Ubuntu

External hardware no longer recognized

I am keeping the original description of the problem here, but found some more leads that hint at a wider problem, so I added that information below the original part. I am having a problem on my Ubuntu 18.04 that external monitors are no longer recognized since a while. It seems natural to assume that […]

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Usb ssh failing after device renaming?

After an update in July my Deb10 client pc failed usb connecting to my PinePhone. I have seen numerous similar unresolved questions online relating to unique renaming issues. Is this simply a question of renaming the ssh host device (phone)? I have attempted numerous methods (including grub tweaks) without success. An ideal solution would be […]