so what i got is ... we cannot connect a USB Data Storage device to our phone WITHOUT an external power source ??
ok .. so ...
i have this Kingston USB Datatraveler G3 8GB
and this USB OTG Cable
so even if i Install the SAID kernel .. without an external power source this USB storage device will not work or detect on my i9000 directly ??
i have to have an external power source ? to connect this USB to my phone as well ??
if yes .. then my question is .. yesterday to check this cable i went to my friends place .. he has Samsung GALAXY S2 .. i connected this USB through the same cable and it detected .. i was like .. OMG ... how ... ?
Yes, this is not possible due to lack of some features of USB chipset in SGS I9000. But trust me, it is limiting, but when you want use OTG for example with 2.5 USB HDD, external source is an advantage and mandatory, because of hdd's power consumption.
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