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Bug 1279025 - USB drives not visible in the left pane
USB drives not visible in the left pane
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: nautilus (Show other bugs)
Unspecified Unspecified
unspecified Severity urgent
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Assigned To: Matthias Clasen
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2015-11-07 03:51 EST by romu
Modified: 2016-12-20 10:28 EST (History)
3 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2016-12-20 10:28:41 EST
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Description romu 2015-11-07 03:51:05 EST
Description of problem:
USB drives are not visible in the left pane

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Plug a USB drive
2. Wait for the plugin sound and notification
3. Open Nautilus

Actual results:
In the left pane, you don't see your drive which is still available in /run/media/<login>/<media name>

Expected results:
The drive is visible in the left pane.

Additional info:
Comment 1 romu 2015-11-07 04:05:31 EST
Tested with my wife's computer which has been upgraded from F22 to F23, and same issue.

Another related issue: if you click on "Other location", you see the drive, but if you double click on it, you're redirected to the user home. So the only way to access it is to use the /run/media... path.
Comment 2 romu 2015-11-07 04:07:27 EST
Sorry, for my last comment about using "Other location", it works this way on both upgraded and freshly installed computers.

Sorry again, my mistake.
Comment 3 Couret Charles-Antoine 2015-11-12 06:30:40 EST
I have this bug in my professional computer with SD cards.
And, in my case, "other location" didn't display the new SD Card.

Nevertheless, the SD card was automounted in /run/user/<username> and gnome-disk displayed partition as mounted.
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