[CentOS] Centos 5 card reader automount

Thu Sep 4 23:50:08 UTC 2008
MHR <mhullrich at gmail.com>

On Thu, Sep 4, 2008 at 4:03 PM, Frank Cox <theatre at sasktel.net> wrote:
> To this point, whenever I've plugged a storage device (flash drive, mp3 player)
> into a USB plug, it's magically mounted and I get an icon on my desktop.
> I've just got a card reader and it doesn't automount.  I can mount it
> manually with "mount /dev/sdb1 /mnt/temp" and that works fine.

I believe that a card reader is not a storage device per se and,
hence, does not mount until you connect it with a card plugged into it
or plug a card into it.  I've never used mine any other way, and it
always works just fine.