[Gllug] Linux-supported CF card readers

Mark Williams mark.666 at blueyonder.co.uk
Wed Jul 19 07:00:47 UTC 2006

Alan Pope wrote:
> On Tue, Jul 18, 2006 at 12:11:08PM +0100, Adrian McMenamin wrote:
>> A couple of years ago, when I last looked at this, Linux supported MTD
>> readers (USB devices essentially) were thin on the ground - really only
>> SanDisk iirc. How is it now? Would anybody care to recommend a device
>> likely to be supported by a bog standard Ubuntu kernel?
> I have two el-cheapo ones and they both work just fine. I get a natty Sony
> Memory stick icon on the desktop when I insert a memory stick and other
> appropriate icons for the various types of media.
> alan at hactar:~$ lsusb
> Bus 005 Device 003: ID 058f:6362 Alcor Micro Corp.
> That's apparently what it is.
> Cheers,
> Al.
I have a truly ancient Sitecom CN-300 which has always worked with 
Mandrake, can't remember when I bought it but it has to be 4 years at least.


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