[Mageia-dev] upgrade from mdv2010.2 to mga beta1

Maarten Vanraes maarten.vanraes at gmail.com
Sun Apr 10 21:51:29 CEST 2011

> I also had a strange problem when connecting one particular USB memory key
> (sandisk cruzer 8BG), udisks-daemon and dbus-daemon started taking lots of
> CPU (with many context switch wetween each other), disconnecting the key
> actually made things worse and I had to disconnect from the desktop to
> have
> it stop.
> The strange thing is that two devices shows when that key is connected,
> the
> expected 8GB mass storage, and an optical disk with label "U3 System"
> which
> can't be mounted. I don't know what it is, but there is an "U3 smart" logo
> on the key.
> I don't have the problem on another computer with KDE 4.5.5 and udisks
> 1.0.1
> that's all for now
> --
> Renaud Michel

I've seen this before (not U3, but something else), it looks like some
kind of an usb disk with extra ro mounted CD thingie that can contain
drivers for the usb key part.

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