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[Bug 1019836] Re: 05ad:0fba pl2303 driver not recognizing


Kevin, could you please provide the full computer model as noted on the
sticker (ex. Alienware M17X R2)?

** Tags added: needs-full-computer-model

** Changed in: linux (Ubuntu)
       Status: Triaged => Incomplete

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  05ad:0fba pl2303 driver not recognizing

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Bug description:
  I use for work a usb-serial  device from Radio Shack. THe devices
  recognizes as a pl2303 device, but it does not work. I set my device
  to look for /dev/ttyUSB0. lsusb displays missing vendor informationT
  there is already a thread about this in another forum, sort of
  outdated, but exactly the problem I am having..


  I expect my serial device to talk to my machine via dnc-x as it does
  in windows (EASY-DNC).


  Description:	Ubuntu 12.04 LTS
  Release:	12.04
  AlsaVersion: Advanced Linux Sound Architecture Driver Version 1.0.24.
  ApportVersion: 2.0.1-0ubuntu5
  Architecture: i386
   /dev/snd/controlC0:  kevin      1464 F.... pulseaudio
   Card hw:0 'Intel'/'HDA Intel at 0xf0000000 irq 44'
     Mixer name	: 'Realtek ALC880'
     Components	: 'HDA:10573055,10573055,00100700 HDA:10ec0880,08800000,00100800'
     Controls      : 22
     Simple ctrls  : 14
  DistroRelease: Ubuntu 12.04
  HibernationDevice: RESUME=UUID=84e0207c-0808-445a-ae09-e3c0001c612c
  InstallationMedia: Ubuntu 12.04 LTS "Precise Pangolin" - Release i386 (20120423)
   Bus 001 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0002 Linux Foundation 2.0 root hub
   Bus 002 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0001 Linux Foundation 1.1 root hub
   Bus 003 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0001 Linux Foundation 1.1 root hub
   Bus 004 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0001 Linux Foundation 1.1 root hub
   Bus 005 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0001 Linux Foundation 1.1 root hub
  MachineType: ALIENWARE m5500i-R3
  NonfreeKernelModules: nvidia
  Package: linux (not installed)
   PATH=(custom, no user)
  ProcFB: 0 VESA VGA
  ProcKernelCmdLine: BOOT_IMAGE=/boot/vmlinuz-3.2.0-23-generic-pae root=UUID=57a65fe3-792e-4f82-adff-86b6424e23fb ro quiet splash vt.handoff=7
  ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 3.2.0-23.36-generic-pae 3.2.14
   linux-restricted-modules-3.2.0-23-generic-pae N/A
   linux-backports-modules-3.2.0-23-generic-pae  N/A
   linux-firmware                                1.79
   0: phy0: Wireless LAN
    Soft blocked: no
    Hard blocked: no
  SourcePackage: linux
  Tags:  precise precise
  Uname: Linux 3.2.0-23-generic-pae i686
  UpgradeStatus: No upgrade log present (probably fresh install)
  UserGroups: adm cdrom dip lpadmin plugdev sambashare sudo

  dmi.bios.date: 05/30/2007
  dmi.bios.vendor: ALIENWARE
  dmi.bios.version: 2.07
  dmi.board.name: m5500i-R3
  dmi.board.vendor: ALIENWARE
  dmi.board.version: Not Applicable
  dmi.chassis.asset.tag: Not Applicable
  dmi.chassis.type: 10
  dmi.chassis.vendor: ALIENWARE
  dmi.chassis.version: Not Applicable
  dmi.modalias: dmi:bvnALIENWARE:bvr2.07:bd05/30/2007:svnALIENWARE:pnm5500i-R3:pvrNotApplicable:rvnALIENWARE:rnm5500i-R3:rvrNotApplicable:cvnALIENWARE:ct10:cvrNotApplicable:
  dmi.product.name: m5500i-R3
  dmi.product.version: Not Applicable
  dmi.sys.vendor: ALIENWARE

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