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Hardware encryption on usb drive / stick

I am wondering whether there is a possibility to encrypt and decrypt an usb drive or stick with some microcontroller or single-board computer (e.g. Raspberry Pi) on the fly.For instance I want to ...
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MTP device detected under Linux but not under Windows

I designed a board embedding a custom Linux built through buildroot. This board has a peripheral usb connector to appear like a device when connected to another OS.A MTP-responder python program is ...
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Using a RCA-to-USB capture device on Linux

I've been handed down a Lexus UR-19 capture/converter device: It has RCA (and S-Video) inputs, connected to some dongle with a USB A male output. I'm guessing it does some sort of simplistic A/D ...
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cannot print through samba and lprng: device or resource busy

I have a problem trying to print through lprng to my USB printer. usblp is fine as there are no errors (dmesg log: usblp 5-1:1.0: usblp0: USB Bidirectional printer dev 6 if 0 alt 0 proto 2 vid 0x04A9 ...
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How to get a linux distribution (preferably Ubuntu) installed in a USB stick bootable both EFI and legacy mods?

I am trying to achieve something somehow challenging. I have a fairly fast and large USB stick (SanDisk Ultra USB 3.0 16GB) which I'd like to use in an unorthodox way: I need a partition with a size ...
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Corrupt USB Stick without partition table, cannot format it

What I didI tried installing Debian on my USB stick, and it got stuck with an error in mid-process. Since then, I am not able to format the drive anymore or to mount it.Apparently, the drive has ...
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Completely delete and make again superblock on USB ext4 partition

I have a 64GB usb key with one ext4 partition (and gpt partition table) and a broken superblock. I don't have any data to save, I just want to clear up it so it can be used again. The first thing I ...
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USB Wireless Adapter recognized by `lsusb` but not by `ifconfig` on Linux

I am experiencing some issues with an Wireless Adapter. Long story short:I have a USB Wireless Adapter: AWUS036ACH (chipset: RTL8812AU)drivers are up to date: (i.e., apt-get install realtek-...
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What do standard minimal USB boot disks 'look' like and how can they be made?

When I say 'look like', I mean what does the file or directory structure look like for DOS, Linux and EFI?I need to make a minimal bootable USB stick to get access to hardware flashing, in ...
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Cannot boot any Linux distro from USB on Macbook Air running High Sierra

I have attempted to install Linux on my Macbook Air (2014) and it worked fine yesterday running Sierra, but after updating to High Sierra I cannot get a bootable USB to boot. I have used dd to create ...
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Failing to mount external HDD LVM at boot

This is what I'm trying to achieve:I have a 500GB HDD with Kali Linux on it that I try to boot as an external USB HDD. The HDD itself works perfectly on a laptop and I want to copy all its content ...
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Storage Device being Detected as Printer

I have an HP USB thumbdrive. It was working fine but after a bad eject, it stopped. Now, when I insert it, it gets detected as a printer (from what I can tell). My syslog shows this when I insert ...
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Can't read from, write to, reinstall drivers on and repartition a USB [duplicate]

A friend of mine's flash drive suddenly doesn't work. She has important data on it that needs to be recovered. I thought it was a typical job. It wasn't.The USB drive shows up in Windows Device ...
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Debian 9 udev keyboard rule not working

Every time I lock my screen / remove my keyboard and re-plug it in (usb) the keyboard repeat rate resets. I am trying to fix this by creating a udev rule.I have created a rule in /etc/udev/rules.d ...
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USB HDD Case: can't mount 2nd ext4 partition

I bought a USB 3.0 External 3.5" HDD Case.It is based on the following chip: JMicron JMS567I want to use it for attaching my internal HDD which has three partitions: swap and two ext4 partitions....

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