Mounting of USB devices broken in Dapper?

Silent Ph03nix silentph03nix at gmail.com
Sat Dec 2 19:10:36 UTC 2006


On Saturday 02 December 2006 11:40, Urtzi Jauregi wrote:
> 	Since about a week ago I can't automount any USB device (MP3 player,
> camera, etc). They worked perfectly before, but now I don't see the desktop
> icon anymore. I have to mount the device manually.
>
<snip dmesg output>
>
> so it seems the devices are still detected. They also show up with lsusb.
> The problem is that nothing else happens. No desktop icons, nothing. I'm
> fairly sure it's a Kubuntu problem; the same computer with an up-to-date
> Ubuntu Dapper sees and mounts everything OK.
>
> 	Is there something wrong with hal, udev etc? Has somebody had the same
> problem? I suspect it is a conflict with KDE, since there was people with
> the same problem in the debian-kde mailing list. I recall there was an udev
> update about the time I began to have this problem. Could this be the
> cause?
>
> 	I have a HP-nc6120 laptop running an up-to-date Kubuntu Dapper with the
> 686 kernel and KDE 3.5.5.
>

I'm seeing the exact same problem on up to date kubuntu dapper and as with you 
GNOME on the same box sees and mounts the devices perfectly.
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