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Re: access to local media on thin clients

On Tue, Feb 21, 2012 at 04:49:34PM +0100, Petter Reinholdtsen wrote:
> [Wolfgang Schweer]
> > I'm not aware of a way to execute a script triggered by plugging in
> > a device on the terminal - which is probably what your suggestion
> > was.
> Ah, yes.  Have a look at /etc/ltspfs/mounter.d/edu-notify for the
> script that is executed on the LTSP server when a local media device
> is mounted. :)
> Perhaps you can figure out a way to make it better?

Not much.

--- edu-notify.orig	2012-02-15 15:00:20.000000000 +0100
+++ edu-notify	2012-02-21 18:29:37.711003655 +0100
@@ -11,4 +11,5 @@
 if not pynotify.init("edu-notify"):
 n = pynotify.Notification("ltspfs","%s" % sys.argv[1]+' '+sys.argv[2])
+n.set_timeout(5000) #show notification for 5 seconds

So at least a user's got the chance to read where to search for.

Using /usr/share/doc/ltspfs/examples/kde-desktop-icons it would be 
possible to show appropriate icons on the user's desktop - but in kde4 
they would only appear if the user sets his desktop to folder view :(


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