Bug 160884 - Problem mounting external USB hard drive
Problem mounting external USB hard drive
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 160886
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: gnome-desktop (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Ray Strode [halfline]
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Reported: 2005-06-17 20:34 EDT by Chris Rosewarne
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:11 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2005-06-19 18:28:02 EDT
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Description Chris Rosewarne 2005-06-17 20:34:18 EDT
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User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:1.7.8) Gecko/20050524 Fedora/1.0.4-4 Firefox/1.0.4

Description of problem:
When attaching an external USB hard disk to the system, no icon appears on the desktop at first.  After following a few steps and receiving an error message the icon appears on the desktop.

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How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Plug in external USB Hard Disk Drive (wait a bit - no icon on desktop)
2. Click on 'Computer' icon on desktop
3. Click on '250GB External Hard Drive...' icon
4. A window with this error message appears:

mount: /dev/sda1 already mounted or /media/usbdisk busy
mount: according to mtab, /dev/sda1 is already mounted on /media/usbdisk

5. Press OK

Actual Results:  After clicking on the HDD icon in the Computer window, the desktop icon does appear.

Expected Results:  The USB disk icon should appear when the disk is plugged in, with no error message

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Comment 1 Ray Strode [halfline] 2005-06-19 18:28:02 EDT

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 160886 ***

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