[K12OSN] some missing USB icons

Lars Madsen daleif at imf.au.dk
Mon Jul 6 08:39:28 UTC 2009

Lars Madsen wrote:
> I know most of you on this list are using Fedora and k12.
> I'm trying to use RHEL 5.3 with Gnoem 2.16 as an application server for 
> LTSP 5.
> I'm using a client build on Ubunutu (it was easier at the time)
> I have most of it working, the only thing I cannot figure out is this:
> local devices are mounted just fine under /media/user/ and is fully 
> accessable. Floppy and CDROM appears on the Gnome desktop and in the 
> Places menu, but USB does not.
> This really bugs me, I can work around the problem by altering 
> ltspfsmounter, but I'd really like to know what it is that is stopping 
> USB sticks from appearing on the desktop when Floppy and CDROM appears 
> just fine.
> I know this is fixed in later versions because the Ubuntu based test 
> application server (that I use to build the client) work just fine. So I 
> cannot figure out whether this is caused by udev, gnome-vfs or something 
> different.
> any ideas?
> (and could someone at redhat RHEL please update Gnome a more modern 
> version)
> /daleif




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