Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 344491
mount point for removable media in /media/ already exists
Last modified: 2013-03-05 22:53:33 EST
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Description of problem:
I have a external USB-Harddrive which carries an encrypted (cryptsetup-luks) partition. formated with an ext3 fs!
When I plug in the USB-Disk, a dialog appears what prompts me for the passphrase!
After entering that, I get an error, what tells me that the attempt to mount the drive failed!
But an Icon appears on the Desktop which represents the USB-Drive!
I cannot access it through that, but an umount option is showed when right-click
on the icon.
Umount fails from the desktop.
So I did an "umount /media/disk/" as root, that works, the icon disappears.
An "ls /media/" shows me, that a mount point called /media/disk still exists.
"ls /media/disk" shows me that that directory is empty.
After "rm -rf /media/disk" that mount point is deleted and when I try to mount the external drive then it works fine!
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Steps to Reproduce:
1.plug in an luks-cryptsetup encrypted removable media
2.enter the passphrase
3.here we are
mount error appears
the externel drive should have been mounted properly
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