On Thu, Aug 21, 2008 at 4:56 AM, Darren M <d_maybour@...> wrote:
> I have a 100GB 2.5in drive in a USB2 enclosure. I was curious about this
> topic, so I plugged it into a powered USB hub I have connected to my verdex
> (stock 318 build). The USB-IDE adaptor and the drive itself were
> automatically detected and configured and /dev/sda was created. The drive
> has an NTFS partition and an ext3 partition, and when I tried to mount them
> each failed with "unknown filesystem ntfs/ext3"... Which wasn't
> surprising... I had a look in /lib/modules and I can only see modules for
> ext2, fat, nls, and vfat.
> If curiosity gets the better of me over the weekend I might add an ext2
> partition to my disk to verify that it works - I fully expect it to.
Thanks for the test Darren. That's very promising. I don't have a
verdex, only a connex, which I think will not work since it has only
the USB client.
I appreciate your time, thanks!