Solaris 10 What's New

USB Mass Storage Devices

This description is new in the Solaris Express 2/03 release and updated in the Solaris Express 9/03 release. For Solaris 9 users, this feature is new in the Solaris 9 4/04 release.

All USB storage devices in the Software Express releases are now accessed as removable media devices through volume management. This change has the following advantages:

For more information about using USB mass storage devices, see the scsa2usb(7D) man page.

For information on troubleshooting USB mass storage device problems, see “What’s New in USB Devices?” in the System Administration Guide: Devices and File Systems.