Problems on CentOS 6.4 (64 bit)

Dan yo3ggx at gmail.com
Fri Oct 11 03:52:45 UTC 2013


Hi Adam,

On 10/10/2013 11:47 PM, Adam Nielsen wrote:
>> I really don't now what to do ....
> You're using CentOS.  This is an enterprise Linux system, designed for
> running servers.  This means the software is chosen because it is known
> to be stable, so it is usually missing the latest features.
>
> As far as I can tell, CentOS 6.4 uses libusb 0.1.12, released in August
> 2010.  This is over three years old!  A *lot* of bug fixes and
> improvements happen in three years.
I have the following libusv1 libraries installed:
libusb1-1.0.9-0.6.rc1.el6.i686
libusb1-1.0.9-0.6.rc1.el6.x86_64

> The problem you are experiencing has likely been fixed at some point
> within this time, so your solutions are to install a newer libusb
> version, or better yet, switch to a Linux distro that is more suited to
> this kind of work.  CentOS is great if you want to run a database
> server, but not so good if you want to experiment with the very latest
> gadgets!
I will try to build a newer version of the library.
> Cheers,
> Adam.

Thank you,
Dan




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