[Date Prev][Date Next] [Thread Prev][Thread Next] [Date Index] [Thread Index]

Re: flash drive automount.

Basanta Shrestha wrote:
> Dear Debian Developers,
> I have a 512MB DataTraveller Flash Disk. It is automounted under ubuntu
> but fails to automount under debian. Has ubuntu patched things up to get
> this result? Can this  not be achieved under debian?
> There is no problem automounting other kinds to flash/thumb drivers! 90%
> of them work/automount.

Automounting of fat/vfat formatted usb drives is disabled in Debian. See the
comments at the top of /etc/usbmount for the reasons.


Colin Tuckley      |  colin@tuckley.org  |  PGP/GnuPG Key Id
+44(0)1903 236872  |  +44(0)7799 143369  |     0x1B3045CE

"Heisenberg may have slept here"

Reply to: