Storage media desktop devices problem

Howard Coles jr dhcolesj at
Thu Nov 9 23:43:59 GMT 2006

On Wednesday 08 November 2006 8:19 pm, Pablo Culler wrote:
> I'm using Kubuntu 6.10 and Kde 3.5.5. My problem is quite simple the
> desktop device icons are not pointing to media:/device for example, they
> are pointing to /media/device. This forces me to mount via right click
> cause with double click there is no effect and also when some of the
> devices are mounted there is no tree files on konqueror cause they are
> pointing to /media and not to media:/ is there any possible way to correct
> devices path because this problem is driving me nuts and makes kubuntu very
> unusable for me...

What should happen is that when the removable media is inserted or connected 
you get a prompt asking you what you want to do with it.

I have a WesterDigital MYBook USB Hard drive, and a CD mounted as we speak.  
If you don't get the prompt there may be something missing.


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