Re: automount and etc/fstab
> Hi all,
> since I reinstalled my system, I'm wondering, why my second hdd is
> always mounted automatically after each new boot.
> My /etc/fstab shows for this two partitions on this disk the following
> /dev/hdb3 /daten1 ext3 noauto,rw,user 0 2
> /dev/hdb1 /daten2 ext3 noauto,rw,user 0 2
> I thought, that this entries should prevent the automount - and I
> think, this worked before.
> Can anyone give me a hint, which other package manages the mount-options
> during boot-time? In the past it was everytime enough to edit
> /etc/fstab ...
> Thanks for help,
Gnome has an auto-mounter that works with the hotplug system to pick up
and mount CDs, USB-Sticks, and the like. Perhaps that is picking up the
drive and mounting it for you. It picks up my /dev/sdc and mounts it
without any intervention on the part of my /etc/fstab file.