[linux-audio-user] Problems with MIDIsport 2x2

Clemens Ladisch clemens at ladisch.de
Mon Nov 28 10:01:23 EST 2005

Peter Clarke wrote:
> Having just updated my Gentoo kernel from 2.6.11 to 2.6.13 
> (trying to get my Novation Speedio to work - that's still 
> WIP), I can't get my MIDIsport 2x2 to work any more.  Under 
> 2.6.11, it worked easily - I just had to fetch 
> midisport_firmware-0.5.tar.bz2 from Sourceforge, and follow 
> the instructions in the readme file there, which showed me 
> how to set up the firmware loader.  But I can't get this to 
> work any longer.  I can manually upload the firmware to the 
> MIDIsport using this command:
> fxload -D /proc/bus/usb/XXX/YYY -I MidiSport2x2.ihx
> The MIDIsport then flashes its lights and changes its ID and 
> bus address ("renumerates", in the wonderful jargon), but 
> doesn't pick up its driver
> I have put an entry in /etc/hotplug/usb.usermap, pointing to 
> the script (midisport_fw) that's supposed to load the 
> firmware, but no messages appear in the log, suggesting 
> that the script is not getting run.

Does /proc/sys/kernel/hotplug exist?


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