Bug 252496 - KDE/HAL can't automount devices that have label mounts defined in fstab
Summary: KDE/HAL can't automount devices that have label mounts defined in fstab
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: kde-filesystem
Version: 7
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Rex Dieter
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2007-08-16 06:09 UTC by Matthew Flaschen
Modified: 2008-06-17 02:10 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2008-06-17 02:10:18 UTC

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Description Matthew Flaschen 2007-08-16 06:09:53 UTC
Description of problem:

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

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Label partition on removable device.
2. Disconnect device
3. Setup mount by label in /etc/fstab.


LABEL=myLabel            /media/myLabel           ext3    defaults,user   0 2

/media/myLabel exists and is owned by logged on user

4. Connect device again.
Actual results:

KDE opens up system:/media/sdx#, where /dev/sdx# is the device, but then gives
"Permissions denied" error. 

Expected results:

/dev/sdx# is mounted to /media/myLabel .  KDE then opens /media/myLabel as

Additional info:

mount LABEL=myLabel

as the user works, indicating there is no permission problem.

If there is no mount defined in /etc/fstab, a directory (e.g. /media/disk) is
created and the partition mounts there successfully.

Comment 1 Bug Zapper 2008-05-14 14:00:19 UTC
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Comment 2 Bug Zapper 2008-06-17 02:10:16 UTC
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