Re: usbmount: automatically mount and unmount USB mass storage devices
* Martin Dickopp [Wed, 27 Oct 2004 00:22:22 +0200]:
> martin f krafft <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> > Anyway, couldn't you possibly create a little tool which would start
> > a command after remounting the device async, and mount it sync
> > again once the command stopped? Then I could say something like:
> > fastusb rsync -a ~/ /media/usb
> I can do that, but in order to be useful for ordinary (non-root) users,
> the tool would have to be setuid root, so that it can do the remounting.
> This requires some careful programming, i.e. it'll take some time.
I'm not much into this kind of things, but you may find this of some
interest (I think):
ITP: pmount: http://lists.debian.org/debian-devel/2004/10/msg00802.html
the scenario your package tries to solve seems so common that major
development is being put into solving it.
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