5 in 1 card reader on Acer Aspire T660

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5 in 1 card reader on Acer Aspire T660

Postby Largaroth on Mon Jul 13, 2009 6:08 am

Hi, my computer is a T660, My operating system is Linux Mint 7 Gloria and I can't seem to mount any cards in said card reader...

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[~] ~ $ sudo lshw
               
    description: Desktop Computer
    product: Aspire T660
    vendor: Acer
    version: 1.0
    serial: 92GK97ZCFM6470F62C2703
    width: 32 bits
    capabilities: smbios-2.3 dmi-2.3 smp-1.4 smp
    configuration: boot=normal chassis=desktop cpus=1 uuid=00192171-22EB-2006-1124-014610000000
  *-core
       description: Motherboard
       product: E415SM
       vendor: Acer
       physical id: 0
       version: 1.0
       serial: ASE380/AST180/APM8
     *-firmware
          description: BIOS
          vendor: American Megatrends Inc.
          physical id: 0
          version: R01-A1 (08/16/2006)
          size: 64KiB
          capacity: 448KiB
          capabilities: isa pci pnp apm upgrade shadowing escd cdboot bootselect socketedrom edd int13floppy1200 int13floppy720 int13floppy2880 int5printscreen int9keyboard int14serial int17printer int10video acpi usb ls120boot zipboot biosbootspecification
     *-cpu
          description: CPU
          product: Intel(R) Pentium(R) 4 CPU 3.00GHz
          vendor: Intel Corp.
          physical id: 4
          bus info: cpu@0
          version: 15.6.2
          serial: 0000-0F62-0000-0000-0000-0000
          slot: CPU 1
          size: 3GHz
          capacity: 3GHz
          width: 64 bits
          clock: 200MHz
          capabilities: boot fpu fpu_exception wp vme de pse tsc msr pae mce cx8 apic sep mtrr pge mca cmov pat pse36 clflush dts acpi mmx fxsr sse sse2 ss ht tm pbe nx x86-64 constant_tsc pebs bts pni dtes64 monitor ds_cpl cid cx16 xtpr pdcm lahf_lm
          configuration: id=0
        *-cache:0
             description: L1 cache
             physical id: 5
             slot: L1-Cache
             size: 16KiB
             capacity: 16KiB
             capabilities: internal write-back data
        *-cache:1
             description: L2 cache
             physical id: 6
             slot: L2-Cache
             size: 2MiB
             capacity: 2MiB
             capabilities: internal write-back unified
        *-cache:2 DISABLED
             description: L3 cache
             physical id: 7
             slot: L3-Cache
             capabilities: internal
        *-logicalcpu:0
             description: Logical CPU
             physical id: 0.1
             width: 64 bits
             capabilities: logical
        *-logicalcpu:1
             description: Logical CPU
             physical id: 0.2
             width: 64 bits
             capabilities: logical
     *-memory
          description: System Memory
          physical id: 29
          slot: System board or motherboard
          size: 512MiB
          capacity: 2GiB
        *-bank:0
             description: Synchronous 266 MHz (3.8 ns)
             product: PartNum0
             vendor: Manufacturer0
             physical id: 0
             serial: SerNum0
             slot: DIMM0
             size: 512MiB
             width: 64 bits
             clock: 266MHz (3.8ns)
        *-bank:1
             description: DIMM [empty]
             product: PartNum1
             vendor: Manufacturer1
             physical id: 1
             serial: SerNum1
             slot: DIMM1
     *-pci
          description: Host bridge
          product: Radeon Xpress 200 Host Bridge
          vendor: ATI Technologies Inc
          physical id: 100
          bus info: pci@0000:00:00.0
          version: 01
          width: 64 bits
          clock: 66MHz
          configuration: latency=64
        *-pci:0
             description: PCI bridge
             product: RS480 PCI Bridge
             vendor: ATI Technologies Inc
             physical id: 1
             bus info: pci@0000:00:01.0
             version: 00
             width: 32 bits
             clock: 66MHz
             capabilities: pci bus_master cap_list
           *-display UNCLAIMED
                description: VGA compatible controller
                product: RC410 [Radeon Xpress 200]
                vendor: ATI Technologies Inc
                physical id: 5
                bus info: pci@0000:01:05.0
                version: 00
                width: 32 bits
                clock: 66MHz
                capabilities: pm msi bus_master cap_list
                configuration: latency=64 mingnt=8
        *-pci:1
             description: PCI bridge
             product: RS480 PCI Bridge
             vendor: ATI Technologies Inc
             physical id: 7
             bus info: pci@0000:00:07.0
             version: 00
             width: 32 bits
             clock: 33MHz
             capabilities: pci pm pciexpress msi ht bus_master cap_list
             configuration: driver=pcieport-driver
           *-network
                description: Ethernet interface
                product: 88E8056 PCI-E Gigabit Ethernet Controller
                vendor: Marvell Technology Group Ltd.
                physical id: 0
                bus info: pci@0000:02:00.0
                logical name: eth0
                version: 12
                serial: 00:19:21:71:22:eb
                size: 100MB/s
                capacity: 1GB/s
                width: 64 bits
                clock: 33MHz
                capabilities: pm vpd msi pciexpress bus_master cap_list ethernet physical tp 10bt 10bt-fd 100bt 100bt-fd 1000bt 1000bt-fd autonegotiation
                configuration: autonegotiation=on broadcast=yes driver=sky2 driverversion=1.22 duplex=full firmware=N/A ip=192.168.1.4 latency=0 link=yes module=sky2 multicast=yes port=twisted pair speed=100MB/s
        *-storage
             description: SATA controller
             product: SB600 Non-Raid-5 SATA
             vendor: ATI Technologies Inc
             physical id: 12
             bus info: pci@0000:00:12.0
             logical name: scsi0
             version: 00
             width: 32 bits
             clock: 66MHz
             capabilities: storage pm msi bus_master cap_list emulated
             configuration: driver=ahci latency=64 module=ahci
           *-disk
                description: ATA Disk
                product: Hitachi HDS72161
                vendor: Hitachi
                physical id: 0.0.0
                bus info: scsi@0:0.0.0
                logical name: /dev/sda
                version: P22O
                serial: PVB300Z2R9Y44F
                size: 153GiB (164GB)
                capabilities: partitioned partitioned:dos
                configuration: ansiversion=5 signature=d1c3b656
              *-volume:0
                   description: EXT3 volume
                   vendor: Linux
                   physical id: 1
                   bus info: scsi@0:0.0.0,1
                   logical name: /dev/sda1
                   logical name: /
                   version: 1.0
                   serial: 4d721fc9-20a1-4686-920f-7725f8b199cb
                   size: 55GiB
                   capacity: 55GiB
                   capabilities: primary bootable journaled extended_attributes large_files recover ext3 ext2 initialized
                   configuration: created=2009-06-19 20:42:57 filesystem=ext3 modified=2009-07-13 11:51:14 mount.fstype=ext3 mount.options=rw,relatime,errors=remount-ro,data=ordered mounted=2009-07-13 11:51:14 state=mounted
              *-volume:1
                   description: Extended partition
                   physical id: 2
                   bus info: scsi@0:0.0.0,2
                   logical name: /dev/sda2
                   size: 97GiB
                   capacity: 97GiB
                   capabilities: primary extended partitioned partitioned:extended
                 *-logicalvolume:0
                      description: Linux swap / Solaris partition
                      physical id: 5
                      logical name: /dev/sda5
                      capacity: 2925MiB
                      capabilities: nofs
                 *-logicalvolume:1
                      description: Linux filesystem partition
                      physical id: 6
                      logical name: /dev/sda6
                      logical name: /home
                      capacity: 94GiB
                      configuration: mount.fstype=ext3 mount.options=rw,relatime,errors=continue,data=ordered state=mounted
        *-usb:0
             description: USB Controller
             product: SB600 USB (OHCI0)
             vendor: ATI Technologies Inc
             physical id: 13
             bus info: pci@0000:00:13.0
             version: 00
             width: 32 bits
             clock: 66MHz
             capabilities: msi bus_master cap_list
             configuration: driver=ohci_hcd latency=64
        *-usb:1
             description: USB Controller
             product: SB600 USB (OHCI1)
             vendor: ATI Technologies Inc
             physical id: 13.1
             bus info: pci@0000:00:13.1
             version: 00
             width: 32 bits
             clock: 66MHz
             capabilities: msi bus_master cap_list
             configuration: driver=ohci_hcd latency=64
        *-usb:2
             description: USB Controller
             product: SB600 USB (OHCI2)
             vendor: ATI Technologies Inc
             physical id: 13.2
             bus info: pci@0000:00:13.2
             version: 00
             width: 32 bits
             clock: 66MHz
             capabilities: msi bus_master cap_list
             configuration: driver=ohci_hcd latency=64
        *-usb:3
             description: USB Controller
             product: SB600 USB (OHCI3)
             vendor: ATI Technologies Inc
             physical id: 13.3
             bus info: pci@0000:00:13.3
             version: 00
             width: 32 bits
             clock: 66MHz
             capabilities: msi bus_master cap_list
             configuration: driver=ohci_hcd latency=64
        *-usb:4
             description: USB Controller
             product: SB600 USB (OHCI4)
             vendor: ATI Technologies Inc
             physical id: 13.4
             bus info: pci@0000:00:13.4
             version: 00
             width: 32 bits
             clock: 66MHz
             capabilities: msi bus_master cap_list
             configuration: driver=ohci_hcd latency=64
        *-usb:5
             description: USB Controller
             product: SB600 USB Controller (EHCI)
             vendor: ATI Technologies Inc
             physical id: 13.5
             bus info: pci@0000:00:13.5
             version: 00
             width: 32 bits
             clock: 66MHz
             capabilities: pm msi debug bus_master cap_list
             configuration: driver=ehci_hcd latency=64 module=ehci_hcd
        *-serial
             description: SMBus
             product: SBx00 SMBus Controller
             vendor: ATI Technologies Inc
             physical id: 14
             bus info: pci@0000:00:14.0
             version: 13
             width: 32 bits
             clock: 66MHz
             configuration: driver=piix4_smbus latency=0 module=i2c_piix4
        *-ide
             description: IDE interface
             product: SB600 IDE
             vendor: ATI Technologies Inc
             physical id: 14.1
             bus info: pci@0000:00:14.1
             logical name: scsi4
             version: 00
             width: 32 bits
             clock: 66MHz
             capabilities: ide msi bus_master cap_list emulated
             configuration: driver=pata_atiixp latency=64
           *-cdrom
                description: DVD writer
                product: DVDRW SHW-160P6S
                vendor: LITE-ON
                physical id: 0.0.0
                bus info: scsi@4:0.0.0
                logical name: /dev/cdrom
                logical name: /dev/cdrw
                logical name: /dev/dvd
                logical name: /dev/dvdrw
                logical name: /dev/scd0
                logical name: /dev/sr0
                version: PRS2
                capabilities: removable audio cd-r cd-rw dvd dvd-r
                configuration: ansiversion=5 status=nodisc
        *-multimedia
             description: Audio device
             product: SBx00 Azalia (Intel HDA)
             vendor: ATI Technologies Inc
             physical id: 14.2
             bus info: pci@0000:00:14.2
             version: 00
             width: 64 bits
             clock: 33MHz
             capabilities: pm msi bus_master cap_list
             configuration: driver=HDA Intel latency=64 module=snd_hda_intel
        *-isa
             description: ISA bridge
             product: SB600 PCI to LPC Bridge
             vendor: ATI Technologies Inc
             physical id: 14.3
             bus info: pci@0000:00:14.3
             version: 00
             width: 32 bits
             clock: 66MHz
             capabilities: isa bus_master
             configuration: latency=0
        *-pci:2
             description: PCI bridge
             product: SBx00 PCI to PCI Bridge
             vendor: ATI Technologies Inc
             physical id: 14.4
             bus info: pci@0000:00:14.4
             version: 00
             width: 32 bits
             clock: 66MHz
             capabilities: pci bus_master
           *-multimedia
                description: Multimedia audio controller
                product: CA0106 Soundblaster
                vendor: Creative Labs
                physical id: 2
                bus info: pci@0000:03:02.0
                version: 00
                width: 32 bits
                clock: 33MHz
                capabilities: pm bus_master cap_list
                configuration: driver=CA0106 latency=64 maxlatency=20 mingnt=2 module=snd_ca0106
           *-firewire
                description: FireWire (IEEE 1394)
                product: TSB43AB23 IEEE-1394a-2000 Controller (PHY/Link)
                vendor: Texas Instruments
                physical id: 4
                bus info: pci@0000:03:04.0
                version: 00
                width: 32 bits
                clock: 33MHz
                capabilities: pm bus_master cap_list
                configuration: driver=ohci1394 latency=64 maxlatency=4 mingnt=2 module=ohci1394
  *-network DISABLED
       description: Ethernet interface
       physical id: 1
       logical name: pan0
       serial: 7e:04:43:c1:f6:fc
       capabilities: ethernet physical
       configuration: broadcast=yes driver=bridge driverversion=2.3 firmware=N/A link=yes multicast=yes


any suggestions ?
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Re: 5 in 1 card reader on Acer Aspire T660

Postby DrHu on Mon Jul 13, 2009 10:12 am

What does lshw --businfo show
--I find it hard to follow the dump, not sure where the card reader device shows there!

    lshw -businfo
    WARNING: you should run this program as super-user.
    Bus info Device Class Description
    ===================================================
    system Computer
    bus Motherboard
    memory 2013MiB System memory
    cpu@0 processor AMD Athlon(tm) 64 Processor 3500+
    memory 128KiB L1 cache
    memory 512KiB L2 cache
    pci@0000:00:00.0 memory Memory controller
    pci@0000:00:01.0 bridge CK804 ISA Bridge
Possibly related (Acer)..
http://wiki.debian.org/DebianAcerOne#Cardreader
--also usb mouse & card reader conflicts..

SD card reader, checks..
http://www.linuxquestions.org/questions ... tu-536646/
--also lspci |grep SD , to show the SD data only
Ubuntu..
CARD READER:
Note: there are problems with the card readers: DO NOT SUSPEND your Aspire One with an SD Card inserted, or you may lose all data on it.
https://help.ubuntu.com/community/Aspir ... %20(8.04.1)%20on%20the%20Acer%20Aspire%20One
https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+bug/258446
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