[sugar] is there something that eats develop.sig ?
wmb at laptop.org
Sat Aug 23 02:25:30 EDT 2008
> 3) What started my muddle was that OFW did not *recognize* the
> USB stick (until much later, once the system was rebuilt, when I
> tried unplugging the external keyboard from the XO). OFW would not
> boot the "customization" stick - it jingled and let me invoke the
> 'ok' prompt (where commands I entered told me there was no u: device).
The u: devalias only applies to USB 2.0 mass storage devices. disk:
applies to either USB 1.1 or USB 2.0 mass storage devices, whichever is
USB keyboards are almost always USB 1.1 devices.
I wonder if your USB stick is a USB 1.1 device, or perhaps it is plugged
into a USB 1.1 hub, or perhaps the presence of the keyboard is causing
the stick to be detected in USB 1.1 mode.
I don't have a fully-formed explanation for your problems, but those are
my preliminary thoughts.
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