[kde-freebsd] Problems with automounting USB stick
c47g at gmx.at
Tue Feb 22 17:13:04 CET 2011
[ I've already sent this below mentioned problem to kde-freebsd@ where Alberto
Villa had a look at that it. He suggested to send this mail to gnome@, too,
because he thinks it's HAL and not KDE related. So here it comes ... ]
I've a problem automounting an USB stick on KDE 4.5.5 and current. At the very
first time after booting the machine, I can insert the USB stick and the stick
will be automounted without problems. But if I unmount it using the eject
button and remove the stick, it will not be automounted again if I reinsert it
After reinserting the stick, I get a
org.freedesktop.hal.storage.mount-fixed auth_admin_keep_always <-- (action,
It's funny, because HAL thinks that it's a 'mount-fixed' device and not a
'mount-removeable' one (which HAL reports at the very first time).
So what's wrong with HAL or my setup? How can I track down that problem or is
it already a well-known one?
What we did so far:
- we found out that restarting hald works but it is unconvenient, if I'd have
to restart hald every time I remove the stick :-)
- Alberto suggested to try pasting this into
ignore-computer_storage.fdi (or /usr/local/share/...):
But that made it worse - now the second insert is not recognized anymore
Find attached some debugging output of hal, lshal, ...
Please keep me CC'd because I'm not subscribed to gnome@!
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