media:/ and its icons

James Richard Tyrer tyrerj at
Mon Jul 25 18:47:21 BST 2005

Lithion wrote:
> Hi,
> I think the ivman intergration into kde is great, however I have some 
> questions regarding media:/ and its icons. I read a previous thread on 
> this mailing list regarding this topic but still am confused as ever.
> Firstly, I have a digital camera which acts as a USB storage device, 
> however the digital camera would look like a Hard Disk, but my MP3 
> player and memory stick would be displayed with a cool looking USB 
> memory stick icon. What settings be it in kde, ivman, hotplug or 
> whatever relate to the classification of the USB devices? Can I set up 
> KDE to put my own icons for the devices like a mini picture of the USB 
> device? 

IIUC, the icons are currently hard coded.  It is determined by the 
device in your fstab file.

The fact that you can attempt to set them and it doesn't work is a bug 
which you can report.

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