Esata Hotplugging

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https://bbs.archlinux.org – Sorry I am late to the party, but I had this same problem today on ubuntu 12.04.   I checked several forums, but they were no help.Anyway I have two possible work-arounds for you.   On ubuntu 12.04 or earlier check out the man page for rescan-scsi-bus:      http://manpages.ubuntu.com/manpages/pre … bus.8.htmlThe following got me going:      # apt-get install scsitools      # rescan-scsi-busOn other Linux systems there is apparently a program called scsiadd, which can manually add scsi devices.   I didn't find a p (HowTos)