[Wolves] usb stick and suse

David Morley davmor2 at hotmail.com
Fri Jun 24 23:41:50 BST 2005

I had a problem like that with my usb key style mp3 player it screwed the 
filesystem on the key but I then found (after I formated the mp3 player in 
fat32) that if I copy and pasted the file rather than drag and drop it 
erradicated the problem. Hope that was of some use to you.
>From: Rob Annable <rob.annable at gmail.com>
>Reply-To: Wolverhampton Linux User Group <wolves at mailman.lug.org.uk>
>To: Wolverhampton Linux User Group <wolves at mailman.lug.org.uk>
>Subject: [Wolves] usb stick and suse
>Date: Fri, 24 Jun 2005 22:33:46 +0100
>Anybody here had any bad experiences with usb sticks and SuSE?
>I was merrily copying to and from it and then everything hung up. When
>it caught up it had erased a bunch of folders (not ones related to the
>items I was copying) and created some odd zero k folders with mashed
>up names.
>Lost some work. Not happy.
>Any ideas how to avoid it?
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