Bug 133943 - IBM Microdrive with PCMCIA adaptor cannot be mounted automatically
IBM Microdrive with PCMCIA adaptor cannot be mounted automatically
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: hal (Show other bugs)
i686 Linux
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Assigned To: David Zeuthen
David Lawrence
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Blocks: FC3Target
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Reported: 2004-09-28 12:05 EDT by Rodger Wang
Modified: 2013-03-05 22:41 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2004-10-19 19:38:23 EDT
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Description Rodger Wang 2004-09-28 12:05:32 EDT
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Description of problem:
Previous FC release used to be able to detect and insert an entry in
/etc/fstab. FC3T2 with kudzu-1.1.90-1 failed to add the entry. There
is even no mount point created in /media, but I can see hde1, which is
the MD, in hardware browser.

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How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Find a IBM MD(or maybe any Flash disk), and insert it in a PCMCIA
2. Insert the adaptor in the PCMCIA slot
3. boot FC3T2 with kudzu-1.1.90-1

Actual Results:  MD not mounted, no entry in /etc/fstab, no mount
point defined in /media

Expected Results:  should be mounted automatically

Additional info:
Comment 1 David Zeuthen 2004-10-14 18:40:59 EDT

Unfortunately ide hotplug doesn't work very reliably, see bug 130232,
so I've removed support of this in the hal daemon; I'm hoping this
will get fixed in a subsequent release of Fedora Core. You should be
able to get by with adding an entry yourself in the /etc/fstab file.

Comment 2 David Zeuthen 2004-10-19 19:09:39 EDT
I've managed to write a small patch to make this hald work around this
despite bug 130232. Should be available in hal-0.4.0-5.
Comment 3 David Zeuthen 2004-10-19 19:38:23 EDT
Fix is in hal-0.4.0-5 which will be available in tomorrows upload.
Feel free to reopen this bug if it doesn't work for you.

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