[CentOS] USB drive detected, but nothing gets mounted.
cannewilson at googlemail.com
Sat Aug 23 06:45:40 UTC 2008
On Saturday 23 August 2008 07:28:22 Mark Hull-Richter wrote:
> On Wed, 2008-08-20 at 10:46 -0700, nate wrote:
> > MHR wrote:
> > > So, is this a bug in the automounter? Is there a reason why a
> > > removable (flash) drive MUST have a label for the automounter to see
> > > it? This doesn't happen with flash memory cards (compact flash, SD),
> > > just USB flash (disk) drives. Seems funky....
> > Anything in the logs?
> > nate
> I didn't think to look then, and I can't find anything there now.
> Interesting side note: I have another drive that (still) has no label,
> amd CentOS mounts that one as /media/disk every time. Go figure.
Maybe the drive that doesn't mount doesn't announce itself correctly? Rather
like the problem with some monitors. I believe I have read of such problems,
but can't remember where. For automounting to work some info has to be read
from the drive, I believe, so this does seem a possibility.
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