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Re: New KDE (3.5.4) will break mouting of removeable devices

On Tue, Aug 01, 2006 at 12:08:16PM +0200, Christian Schuerer wrote:
> Hello,
> I send this as an info/warning to all who use the new version of KDE: mounting 
> removeable devices such as an USB pen drive won't work anymore. There are 
> workarounds and an explicit bug report (#377689) already:
> 	http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=377689
> You will have to add:
> <!-- Allow plugdev members to mount volumes -->
> <policy group="plugdev">
>   <allow send_interface="org.freedesktop.Hal.Device.Volume"/>
>   <allow send_interface="org.freedesktop.Hal.Device.Volume.Crypto"/>
> </policy>
> to /etc/dbus-1/system.d/hal.conf - but there are other issues yet unsolved, 
> read the bug report for more details.

Thanks for posting this. I can confirm that the breakage did occur upon
upgrade and your posted workaround did fix the problem.
Ken Wahl

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