Bug 160886 - Problem mounting USB Flash-disk
Summary: Problem mounting USB Flash-disk
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 159748
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: gnome-vfs2   
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Version: 4
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
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Assignee: David Zeuthen
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: 160884 (view as bug list)
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TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2005-06-18 00:57 UTC by Chris Rosewarne
Modified: 2013-03-06 03:43 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2005-06-20 15:33:46 UTC
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Description Chris Rosewarne 2005-06-18 00:57:15 UTC
Description of problem:

When plugging in a USB flash disk, no desktop icon appears.

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

How reproducible:

Happens every time

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Plug in USB flash disk
Actual results:


Expected results:

Desktop icon for the disk should appear

Additional info:

If I open a root console and do 'ls /dev/sda*'  the sda and sda1 nodes are
created after a short while, but no icon appears in the 'Computer' window on the
desktop, and so it is not mounted.  I can manually mount the drive from the bash

Comment 1 Chris Rosewarne 2005-06-19 13:42:34 UTC
I forgot to mention, the USB disk mounts as a 'vfat' filesystem, if that is any help

Comment 2 Ray Strode [halfline] 2005-06-19 22:28:09 UTC
*** Bug 160884 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***

Comment 3 David Zeuthen 2005-06-20 15:33:46 UTC
This definitely looks like bug 159748 (which is in MODIFIED; update to the
latest version of gamin) which is about gnome-vfs2 not getting an event when
/etc/mtab changes so I'm closing this as a dup.

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 159748 ***

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