Bug 517941 - hal doesn't mount MP3 player/USB stick/External USB disk
Summary: hal doesn't mount MP3 player/USB stick/External USB disk
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: kernel
Version: 11
Hardware: i686
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Kernel Maintainer List
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2009-08-18 03:40 UTC by Todd Bailey
Modified: 2010-06-28 14:09 UTC (History)
8 users (show)

Fixed In Version:
Doc Type: Bug Fix
Doc Text:
Clone Of: 488947
Last Closed: 2010-06-28 14:09:20 UTC

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Description Todd Bailey 2009-08-18 03:40:25 UTC
+++ This bug was initially created as a clone of Bug #488947 +++

Description of problem:
external mass storage devices cannot be mounted

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
hal.i586 0.5.12-24.20090226git.fc11

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.connect any USB mass storage device
Actual results:
No device is mounted but it is seen in the computer window but it cannot be mounted

Expected results:
it should work and devices mounted

Additional info:

--- Additional comment from toddb@toddbailey.net on 2009-08-17 23:34:01 EDT ---

org.freedesktop.PolicyKit.Error.NotAuthorized: org.freedesktop.devicekit.disks.filesystem-mount no

after upgrading to newest kernal F11 -

problem still exists.  Device appears in "computer" icon but can open/mount device"  On reboot with media connected at boot time I can access device

need work around/procedures to make device usable.

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