[systemd-devel] usb_id gets bogus serial and makes a mess

Reindl Harald h.reindl at thelounge.net
Sun Feb 17 13:33:06 PST 2013

Am 17.02.2013 22:30, schrieb Kay Sievers:
> On Thu, Feb 7, 2013 at 3:52 PM, Robert Milasan <rmilasan at suse.com> wrote:
>> Hi, seems that using some strange usb devices with really bogus serial
>> numbers usb_id creates links with junk strings in it:
>> /dev/disk/by-id/usb-TSSTcorp_BDDVDW_SE-506AB_㡒䍌䜶䉗ぁㄴ㌴†ँ-0:0
>> Initially was believed that usb_id is to blame, then the kernel, but it
> We use the same rules now as described here:
>   http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/windows/hardware/gg487321.aspx

i doubt it is not the best idea to follow microsoft.....

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