Re: automounting in xfce
Andrew Sackville-West wrote:
> On Wed, Aug 20, 2008 at 09:43:30PM +0100, John O Laoi wrote:
>> I want to set up automounting on my etch system, which is using XFCE4.
>> Basically, I want my CDs and flash devices to automount when I insert them.
>> I have done some googeling, and it seems that I need to use Thunar's volume
>> manager, and do the following in Thunar:
>> Edit | Preferences, Click on Advanced Tab, Select 'Enable Volume Manager',
>> However, when I go
>> Edit | Preferences | Advanced
>> I see nothing except "Folder Permissions"
>> Any hints?
> It's been a long time since I ran xfce, but I would suggest you make
> sure all of thunar's (and xfce's, for that matter) "Recommends" are
> installed. I seem to recall that thunar likes gamin for this sort of
Specifically, chack that the thunar-volman package is installed (it is
"suggested" by thunar).