Re: Removable devices
On Wednesday 15 December 2004 15:45, Rainer Dorsch wrote:
> Thanks for your replies. Although kcontrol center comes close, it does not
> do what I really need:
> - usb stick plugged off: no icon
> - usb stick plugged in: icon (not mounted)
> - usb stick plugged in and mounted: icon (mounted)
> Case 2 and 3 work already today, but I do not see case 1 working.
> My assumption is that knoppix creates with hotplug scipts Desktop files
I'd like to understand how this works, because my CDRW does exactly what you
want - I have no icon if the drive isn't in its bay, an unmounted Icon most
of the time, and a mounted icon when it's actually in use. I got that
behaviour entirely accidentally. The unmounted floppy icon is _always_ on
the desktop, even though it shares the bay with the CDRW, so at most one of
them should be on my desktop.