[kde-linux] CD automatic mounting and browsing in KDE upon cd insertion

Gabriel M. Beddingfield gabriel at teuton.org
Sat Jul 9 16:59:09 UTC 2005

Amos Tibaldi wrote:

> Hello,
> I would like to control the behavior that makes the KDE file manager
> (Konqueor) start when I place a CD in the CDROM and browse the newly
> mounted CD location. Someone in the list says this is dued to an
> "automounter", and I don't think that he would refer to autofs, since the
> konstruct). I use Fedora Core 1.b, and have read in the mailing list that
> in SUSE 9.1 is possible to configure the SuSEPlugger in order to obtain
> the desired effect; does anyone knows how to do this in Fedora?

Googling for "automount KDE" gave me:


This *should* install the package that Michael refers to:

# yum install autorun

Or install it from your install discs.

Hope this helps!


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