Bug 52659 - automount not mounting cd
automount not mounting cd
Product: Red Hat Public Beta
Classification: Retired
Component: magicdev (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Owen Taylor
Brock Organ
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Reported: 2001-08-27 15:14 EDT by Bill Stephens
Modified: 2007-04-18 12:36 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2003-01-07 13:04:14 EST
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Auto Genereated Kickstart file (2.45 KB, text/plain)
2001-08-28 07:26 EDT, Bill Stephens
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Description Bill Stephens 2001-08-27 15:14:02 EDT
From Bugzilla Helper:
User-Agent: Mozilla/4.78 [en] (X11; U; Linux 2.4.7-2smp i686)

Description of problem:
Automount not automounting CD when cd is inserted

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

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.Pop a CD into the CD tray (I'm running gnome desktop)
2.close cd tray
3.wait patiently for cd to automount

Actual Results:  CD doesn't automount, mount /mnt/cdrom mounts it fine.

Expected Results:  should mount the cd

Additional info:
Comment 1 Glen Foster 2001-08-27 15:23:04 EDT
Changing component to magicdev
Comment 2 Owen Taylor 2001-08-27 15:57:58 EDT
Could you try, when logged in:

 * rpm -q magicdev 
 * ps auxw | grep magicdev
 * Go to the CD properties capplet and see if all relevant options are checked?

Actually, I think this might be a kernel problem ... I had it reproduced
on a 2.4.7-2 box (roswell2, I think), but not on a newer kernel. Upgraded
the first box to 2.4.7-2.9 made the bug go away. It might have been
Comment 3 Bill Stephens 2001-08-28 07:26:13 EDT
Created attachment 29875 [details]
Auto Genereated Kickstart file
Comment 4 Bill Stephens 2001-08-28 07:27:35 EDT
Your first hunch was correct, magicdev wasn't installed.  I sent a copy of my 
autogenerated kickstart file so you might be able to tell where it was dropped 


Comment 5 Owen Taylor 2003-01-07 13:04:14 EST
The packages/groups kickstart stuff is significantly different now, so
I don't think there is any point in keeping this open.

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