USB Support fails

Chris Lingard chris at
Sun Nov 3 05:52:10 PST 2002

Timm F. Gloger wrote:

> well, my LFS CVS20022510 crashed badly and i was not able to fix it. i
> think the crash is caused by my mother who turned off the power while i
> was away without halting the system. hmm forget it.
> now i finished lfs-4.0 and exactly the same error message occured while
> trying to mount /proc/bus/usb , and i really dont know how to fix it. i
> recompiled the kernel compiling everything whitch is related to or is USB
> into the kernel but the error occures every time i boot.
> if somebody has got an idea what could fix it i would be glad to know
> about. thx timm

You need CONFIG_USB_DEVICEFS=y, it is called:
"Preliminary USB device filesystem"

If you have this, and it still does not work, what is the error message?

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