Re: Hot-plugging USB storage devices.
Roberto Sanchez <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> --- Iain Georgeson <email@example.com> escribió:
> > I would prefer it
> > each device was always mounted in the same place - /camera for the
> > camera and /keychain for the keychain, for example. Is there any way
> > of doing this with usbmgr or something else like hotplug?
> I don't get it. Why not just do something like:
> # ln -s /camera /keychain
> [...] The only downside is that you would not be able to mount both
> devices at the same time.
That's a problem. I want to be able to plug the devices in in
whichever order and be able to
cp -a /camera/dcim /keychain
I could have a /storage0 and a /storage1 and remember which order they
got assigned, but it just isn't as nice.
Iain Georgeson | Perl Adept | Debian Woody | Keirsey: INTJ
I don't think it's a malfeature though, just lousy programming.
-- Bill Kelly