[CentOS] Automounting Problems (CentOS 4.2 v/s CentOS 4.0)

Tue Apr 18 12:50:09 UTC 2006
Jim Perrin <jperrin at gmail.com>

> Auto-mounting of USB flash-drives and CD-RW (as well as CD-R) was
> working fine with CentOS 4.0 release for all users.
> This feature of auto-recognition and mounting is not working with
> CentOS 4.2 release for any user.
> I have checked the usual possible points of problems -- fstab,
> fstab-sync, haldaemon, etc. -- but have found no problems.
> Any suggestions on other possible work-arounds ?

It worked fine for me on 4.2, and is currently working fine on 4.3.
Are there any hints in your logs as to why it doesn't work for you?

Just to be sure, I tested again with a usb dvd drive and a lexar usb
thumbdrive, and they both work just fine.

Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic.
-Arthur C. Clarke