Bug 844075 - RFE: add support for automount inhibit
RFE: add support for automount inhibit
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6
Classification: Red Hat
Component: gnome-session (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Ray Strode [halfline]
Desktop QE
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Blocks: 812972 922714
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Reported: 2012-07-28 11:50 EDT by Hans de Goede
Modified: 2017-12-06 05:25 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2017-12-06 05:25:44 EST
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Description Hans de Goede 2012-07-28 11:50:23 EDT
For the spice-client usb redirection functionality we need to be able to inhibit automounting, since gnome-session keeps tracks of all the inhibitor flags it needs a small patch for this, see the upstream commit for further details:
Comment 1 RHEL Product and Program Management 2013-10-13 20:32:56 EDT
This request was evaluated by Red Hat Product Management for
inclusion in the current release of Red Hat Enterprise Linux.
Because the affected component is not scheduled to be updated
in the current release, Red Hat is unable to address this
request at this time.

Red Hat invites you to ask your support representative to
propose this request, if appropriate, in the next release of
Red Hat Enterprise Linux.
Comment 2 Jan Kurik 2017-12-06 05:25:44 EST
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 is in the Production 3 Phase. During the Production 3 Phase, Critical impact Security Advisories (RHSAs) and selected Urgent Priority Bug Fix Advisories (RHBAs) may be released as they become available.

The official life cycle policy can be reviewed here:


This issue does not meet the inclusion criteria for the Production 3 Phase and will be marked as CLOSED/WONTFIX. If this remains a critical requirement, please contact Red Hat Customer Support to request a re-evaluation of the issue, citing a clear business justification. Note that a strong business justification will be required for re-evaluation. Red Hat Customer Support can be contacted via the Red Hat Customer Portal at the following URL:


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