Re: handling removable media without gnome-volume-manager
On Wed, 31 Mar 2010 23:03:06 -0600
Dave Thayer <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> On Mon, Mar 29, 2010 at 10:23:18PM -0700, email@example.com wrote:
> > the rule file is a udev rule file, right ?
> > Doesn't this mean that in the case of a specific device, you can
> > simply match the device exactly and then mount it to a static mount
> > point ?
> Yes, this is the most straightforward approach, for each USB MSD you
> can write a udev rule and a correspoding fstab entry (or automount
> mapping). A good resource for this is Daniel Drake's writeup at
very useful link !
> Gnome and KDE seem to do a pretty good job of handling this, as long
> as you are willing to play within the bounds of the DE world. I'm kind
> of a retro-grouch, so these things don't do me a whole lot of good.
Me too, so you're allowed to stay on my lawn !