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Bug 145668 - USB device names not persistent
USB device names not persistent
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: udev (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Harald Hoyer
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Reported: 2005-01-20 10:48 EST by Robert Jones
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:10 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2005-01-20 11:18:14 EST
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Description Robert Jones 2005-01-20 10:48:24 EST
Description of problem: When multiple USB devices are inserted, they
are assigned device names in the order inserted. This is logical and
presents no problem EXCEPT when attempting to mount the device using
the device icon on the KDE desktop.  Apparently, a snapshot of the
fstab is taken when the device is created on the desktop and cannot be
Note that this does NOT present a problem in mounting the device from
a terminal.

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How reproducible: Every time.  /dev/sda is always assigned to the
first device detected.

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