[CentOS] USB Mem Stick

Wed Dec 27 00:39:21 UTC 2006
Robert Spangler <lazydog at zoominternet.net>

On Tue December 26 2006 15:36, Kevan Benson wrote:

>  > >  Is there any good how-to's for getting a usb memory stick to auto
>  > > mount when it is connected to the usb port?  Or is this to happen
>  > > automatically? I got a 2G memory stick for Christmas so that I can
>  > > transfer files from machine to machine (home/work) but it doesn't look
>  > > like it mounts automatically like the cdrom does.   Thnx for your
>  > > input.
>  >
>  > Looking at this page it states that it should but I'm not seeing it, now
>  > I'm wondering what I did/am doing wrong.
>  >
>  > http://www.redhat.com/docs/manuals/enterprise/RHEL-4-Manual/step-guide/s
>  >1-d isks-usb.html
>  It usually works for me exactly as stated in the link you sent.  I insert
> a USB drive device, it creates the /media/DEVICE_TYPE directory (and the
> appropriate fstab entry), and it's up to me or the file manager to actually
> run the mount command (mount /media/DEVICE_TYPE) to make it accessible in
> the directory.

Nope.  Not here.  Nothing is added to fstab.  I can manually mount it but I 
would think that this should happen automaticly.



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