View Full Version : Have installed a VIA PCI firewire card, how see if it's installed?

24th November 2006, 01:27 PM
Don't think it's working, when I plugged in a firewire hdd nothing happens....do anyone have any experience about this?

What should it be named as under /dev?


24th November 2006, 01:43 PM
See if the card is listed in the output of lspci. FW hd are named something like sdXY, just like usb and sata drives.

24th November 2006, 01:44 PM
hmm...now I tried a nother FW hdd, and it worked....scary, the other one must be faulty :(