USB Support fails

Robert Bracewell robert_bracewell at yahoo.com
Thu Oct 31 14:41:52 PST 2002


Did you enable the relevant kernel settings?
I cant remember what I enabled now but I know I did
nothing more than simply build a kernel with proc
support

 --- David C <david at desolateonline.com> wrote: > On
Thursday 31 October 2002 07:41 am, you wrote:
> > using the fstab entry the lfs-book recommends for
> the usb support
> > (usbdevfs /proc/bus/usb defaults 0 0) i recieve
> the following error
> > msg while booting: mount: mount point
> /proc/bus/usb does not exist
> >
> > and some kind of: ...  error in a line of the
> > /etc/rc.d/rcsysinit.d/S40mountfs ... error 96
> >
> > but i dont know how to fix it.
> > hope you can help
> > timm
> 
> I really hope someone can answer this, as I just
> finished doing the CVS 
> version I downloaded and started yesterday, and I'm
> having the exact 
> same error basically:
> 
> Mount: mount point /proc/bus/usb does not exist     
>   [failed]
> 
> Then follows the standard "You should not be reading
> this...etc" 
> message, with /etc/rc.d/rcsysinit.d/S40mountfs
> exiting with a return 
> value of 32.
> 
> Aside from me getting value 32 versus his 96, this
> looks like the same 
> error to me.
> 
> I thought it might be due to my forgetting to create
> a modules.conf file 
> (which caused an error bringing up my nic). I
> created this file and 
> copied the relevant lines for usb and nic from my
> hosts' modules.conf, 
> and this fixed the nic error but not the usb.  The
> line I copied 
> pertaining to usb is as follows:
> 
> alias usb-controller usb-uhci
> 
> I have no idea if that line has anything to do with
> the problem or if 
> it's even needed, but either way it made no
> difference.
> 
> If you solve this problem or if anyone else can
> help, I would greatly 
> appreciate it. Thanks in advance...
> 
> David C.
> 
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