Is anyone using a PCI card for USB

Chris Staub chris at
Mon Mar 15 10:43:03 PDT 2010

On 03/15/2010 12:42 PM, brown wrap wrote:
> I could never figure out how to get my USB ports to work. I tried numerous kernel configurations and none of them would fly. I just moved on to other things so I could proceed with LFS. Now I'm in BLFS and it would be nice to log in directly from the console, instead of ssh'ing in.
> Has anyone purchased a USB card that they installed and got to work?

I do have a 5-USB-Port PCI card, and all I needed was to enable USB 
support in the kernel. You might just be enabling the wrong type of USB 
support (original vs. 2.0...I think it was "OHCI" and "UHCI" or something).

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