I realized that I screwed up in my post
The /dev/uba* entry is created by the USB block device code in the Linux kernel.
This code is not the best choice to use, though, for some reason which eludes me --
all the cool kids say that you should use the USB storage code, which does require
scsi emulation, while the block device code does not. When I configured my kernel,
I missed some obscure configuration option which hosed the scsi system's
recognition of the flash drive, and the block device code swooped in and
Man, what a pain.
Posted just after the post below [ /computers ]
about a generic blog. What can I say, I'm not a design guy. My
brother says he'll design a template for me if I want...
These are the sites that I read the most:
instapundit (like many, many
OK, OK, so I'm biased. Big deal.
Arts & Letters Daily
The best dang writing on the web, period. (At least it was, when I
set up this blog 4 years ago.)
(especially the Bleat)
Eject! Eject! Eject!
Worse Than Failure
Balkin (when I want to get mad)
Volokh & Co. (I like Phillipe the best) (where did he go, anyway?)
Some Harvard graduate who happens to be totally hilarious.
Other interesting political commentary
(and what happened to him, too?)
Best of the Web
(What the heck happened to him, anyway?)
Viva El Birdos
I used to read all the time, but rarely visit anymore
New York Press
Marvelous ways to waste an afternoon
Travels with Samantha (rated PG-13)
The Institute of
The Fabulous Ruins of
Insultingly Stupid Movie Physics
The Tolkien Sarcasm Page