View Full Version : [ubuntu] USB RFID Reader

January 19th, 2012, 03:20 PM
Hey guys,

I'm trying to play around with a RFID reader under Ubuntu.

I have 2 computers both running Ubuntu when i connect the USB reader to my desktop computer (10.4 Fully patched) I get when i run a lsusb

Bus 005 Device 003: ID 197e:0001

and My Virtualbox Pickes up the USB device.

However when I connect it to my laptop again running Ubu 10.4 (again fully patched!) i dont get anything under liusb.

Any advice anyone could give would be very gratefully received
Thanks in advance

January 19th, 2012, 04:32 PM
Have you tried pluging it in before booting and see what happens?

I mean plug it in, and then start your laptop.