Re: usb CF reader and 2.4.19

From: Greg KH (
Date: Wed Oct 16 2002 - 10:34:31 EST

On Wed, Oct 16, 2002 at 11:22:04AM +0200, Joseph Wenninger wrote:
> Hi
> Is there anything I can do to flush all usb / usb storage buffers to my
> compact flash ?
> At the moment I have to rmmod usb-storage && rmmod usb-uhci && modprobe
> usb-uhci && modprobe usb-storage to ensure all data is written
> correctly, otherwise the directory structure isn't saved even after an
> unmount.
> Is there an application, function call, ioctl, .... which I can use,
> instead of the above mentioned inconvenient way ?

sync(1) and then umount(8) doesn't flush everything to the device?


greg k-h
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