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Partial solution I discovered that blocking uas fixes the problem. I just added blacklist uas to /etc/modprobe.d/blacklist.conf sudo nano /etc/modprobe.d/blacklist.conf blacklist uas
Had the same issue with a friend's USB stick right now. It would not mount at all. dmesg output: [248948.377351] usb 3-1: new high speed USB device number 95 using xhci_hcd [248948.744276] usb 3-1: ep 0x81 - rounding interval to 128 microframes, ep desc says 255 microframes [248948.744283] usb 3-1: ep 0x2 - rounding interval to 128 microframes, ep desc ...
Check that you USB fat16 partition is still /dev/sdb1. Open a terminal window (Ctrl+Alt+T). Execute this command: $ sudo syslinux --directory /syslinux/ --install /dev/sdb1
You need to buy a powered USB hub, less than $20 at places like Staples or Best Buy. You're not going to get the system to push more power out of a port than it is already doing.
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