Switch to udisks2 results in new mount location for USB drives
ubuntu at kitterman.com
Sat Aug 17 18:40:20 UTC 2013
On Friday, August 16, 2013 23:38:53 Steve Riley wrote:
> The new version (4.11) of libsolid4 recommends udisks2, which is a change
> from previous versions of libsolid4 that recommended the older udisks. The
> most visible difference is that USB drives are now mounted under
> /media/$USER rather than /media.
> It's causing some confusion; see:
> In the first post, I documented a udev rule that restores prior behavior
> (originally found in http://askubuntu.com/questions/214646/). Since the
> 4.11 update has landed mid-cycle, does it make sense to default to the
> previous behavior since that's what so many Kubuntu users are accustomed
Unless upstream intends to revert this change, we should not. We'd be
maintaining the diff approximately forever and that's not a good idea.
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