[CentOS] USB drive detected, but nothing gets mounted.
wayward4now at gmail.com
Sat Aug 23 06:53:08 UTC 2008
On Sat, 2008-08-23 at 07:45 +0100, Anne Wilson wrote:
> 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.
Would you believe that I got that Xvfb issue resolved by installing
CentOS?? <grins> Ric
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