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Manually mount a USB flash drive in GNU/Linux

Mar 19, 2007, 19:20 (0 Talkback[s])
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"So is it possible to mount a USB device (in my case the USB stick) manually ? Yes, it is possible. The idea is that the USB ports are detected by GNU/Linux as /dev/sdax - where 'x' in sdax stands for the number of the USB port. And once the USB device is connected to the USB port of your machine, you have to mount it manually.

"These are the steps I followed to successfully mount the USB memory stick on my bare bones Debian Etch machine."

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