Re: mounting error USB stick
On Mon, Feb 25, 2008 at 00:05:44 +0000, Adam Hardy wrote:
> Florian Kulzer on 24/02/08 23:05, wrote:
>>>> On Sun February 24 2008, Adam Hardy wrote:
>>>>> Using xfce, Thunar used to pick up on the new usb storage device and put an
>>>>> icon in its tree pane for me with the usb stick's name. Clicking on that
>>>>> would then mount it to /media
>>>>> hal still creates /dev/sda and /dev/sda1 but I can't see it as a mounted
>>>>> file system.
>> I think the next thing to try is what happens if your run (as your
>> normal user)
>> pmount-hal /dev/sda1
>> (Change /dev/sda1 to the correct device node of the filesystem.) If this
>> works without errors, run "mount" to see which mount point was chosen.
>> Also check if you can unmount the stick (again as your normal user) with
>> pumount /dev/sda1
> That's good. My user can mount it with pmount-hal at /media/adam for one
> stick, and /media/usbstick for another, and pumount it again. So that is
> probably the command that Thunar issues.
> It also gives me this message:
> libhal-storage.c 1401 : INFO: called LIBHAL_FREE_DBUS_ERROR but dbusError
> was not set.
> process 23617: Applications must not close shared connections - see
> dbus_connection_close() docs. This is a bug in the application.
> Perhaps this is an indication that there's something wrong still which
> prevents the system from executing pmount-hal automatically.
It seems that you are not the only one having this problem, and it is
not limited to thunar:
Do you have a completely up-to-date system? (kernel, udev, hal, libhal1,
libhal-storage1, dbus, libdbus-*)
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