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General Category => Boot Managers => Topic started by: joseucker on April 20, 2011, 19:04:40 PM

Title: I want to boot from USB 3.0 in a Laptop (has not USB 3.0 native)
Post by: joseucker on April 20, 2011, 19:04:40 PM
I want to boot from USB 3.0 in a Laptop (has not USB 3.0 native) I have a USB 3.0 express card with the chip NEC D720200F1(Conceptronic CUSB3EXC card).

I want to boot from a USB 2.0 with Plop boot manager and then boot from USB 3.0 express card.Is this posible?

In other post I'd read the xHCI support is under development.This is done?

Congratulations for your work. ;)
Title: Re: I want to boot from USB 3.0 in a Laptop (has not USB 3.0 native)
Post by: Elmar on April 20, 2011, 19:27:13 PM
hi,

In other post I'd read the xHCI support is under development.This is done?

its planed, but not started

regards
elmar
Title: Re: I want to boot from USB 3.0 in a Laptop (has not USB 3.0 native)
Post by: joseucker on April 20, 2011, 20:01:37 PM
Thanks for your reply. :) :) :)
Title: Re: I want to boot from USB 3.0 in a Laptop (has not USB 3.0 native)
Post by: drainuzzo on July 31, 2011, 12:48:55 PM
I have a similar need, now plop (v 5.0.12) works with that USB 3 express card?
Title: Re: I want to boot from USB 3.0 in a Laptop (has not USB 3.0 native)
Post by: drainuzzo on August 08, 2011, 01:53:26 AM
I can confirm that with express card usb3 (conceptronic, chip NEC) i can't boot from pcmcia with plop 5.0.12
(My notebook is a DELL latitude)

Please tell me if anyone can successfull boot from this express card and how.

Thanks
Title: Re: I want to boot from USB 3.0 in a Laptop (has not USB 3.0 native)
Post by: Elmar on August 08, 2011, 08:51:13 AM
native usb 3.0 is currently not supported.
express cards are currently not supported.

regards
elmar
Title: Re: I want to boot from USB 3.0 in a Laptop (has not USB 3.0 native)
Post by: drainuzzo on August 08, 2011, 09:14:41 AM
ok  :D
Title: Re: I want to boot from USB 3.0 in a Laptop (has not USB 3.0 native)
Post by: bomz on August 08, 2011, 13:31:33 PM
and what about USB 2.0 speed? (http://smiles.kolobok.us/light_skin/blush.gif)


what a reason of problems with USB, why all DOS USB drivers so slowly? few words
Title: Re: I want to boot from USB 3.0 in a Laptop (has not USB 3.0 native)
Post by: drainuzzo on February 12, 2012, 10:09:34 AM
native usb 3.0 is currently not supported.
express cards are currently not supported.

regards
elmar


hello elmar,
does version 5.0.14 support that stuff?
Title: Re: I want to boot from USB 3.0 in a Laptop (has not USB 3.0 native)
Post by: Elmar on February 12, 2012, 10:14:54 AM

hello elmar,
does version 5.0.14 support that stuff?

no, it doesn't support native usb 3.0 or express cards
Title: Re: I want to boot from USB 3.0 in a Laptop (has not USB 3.0 native)
Post by: gr422 on March 10, 2012, 13:54:39 PM
how can we help to move the process along?

a year ago someone posted this, as you might know and managed to get driver working
http://forums.fedoraforum.org/showthread.php?t=266293

Should we contact NEC-Chip/Driver developers for cooperation?
Latest drivers here: http://www.station-drivers.com/page/fresco_logic.htm for win7 inc. pdfs

:)
Title: Re: I want to boot from USB 3.0 in a Laptop (has not USB 3.0 native)
Post by: Crow© on May 15, 2012, 16:53:35 PM
the problem was solved? I have a express card NEC Corporation uPD720200 USB 3.0 Host Controller, isn't possible boot from express card with usb 3.0.
we've a solution?
Title: Re: I want to boot from USB 3.0 in a Laptop (has not USB 3.0 native)
Post by: drainuzzo on June 17, 2012, 00:23:34 AM
Up..

Is plopkexec a solution for this problem?
Title: Re: I want to boot from USB 3.0 in a Laptop (has not USB 3.0 native)
Post by: Elmar on June 17, 2012, 09:47:01 AM
Up..

Is plopkexec a solution for this problem?

when you want to boot a linux, then you can use plopkexec for usb 3.0. currently, i don't remember if i added the express card stuff, but its no problem to add that.