#48 Unknown Device Handling

dban-2.0.0_i586
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2011-04-10
2011-04-10
Bandit01
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DBAN 2.2.6 Beta hangs or crashes when it discovers unknown devices. The most common unknown devices that DBAN trips up on are card readers; however, the issue is not limited to just card readers.

DBAN should just ignore any unknown devices by default. It would also be a good idea to let the user know that the unknown device was ignored and not wiped on the finish screen.

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