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Re: Encrypted flash drives

On Mon, Apr 03, 2017 at 03:05:18PM +0200, tomas@tuxteam.de wrote:
> > I'm still trying to find a way to make that ghost disk disappear. I am 
> > fairly sure a reboot will sort it but solving the problem without 
> > understanding it is something I only do when there is a good reason, 
> > like some needed service is compromised or something. Not the case here.
> But if I were you, I'd see whether udisks is managing your DE's
> perception of "disks". See [1]. Do you have a binary called udiskctl?
> Another way to try to home in on the problem would be to just "reset"
> the DE's memory, e.g. by completely logging out and back in,
> without rebooting. Is the ghost gone? Then you'd know your DE is
> dreaming. Otherwise it's seeing "something out there".

Just had the first occasion to reboot this machine since this issue 
occurred, and I can now report that a reboot solved it. Both thumb 
drives working as expected after a reboot.


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