Automount on 8.10

Jonas Norlander jonorland at
Sun Dec 7 12:18:06 UTC 2008

2008/12/7 David McGlone <d.mcglone at>:
> On Saturday 06 December 2008 11:25:24 am Jonas Pedersen wrote:
>> David McGlone wrote:
>> > Hi all,
>> >
>> > Does anyone know how to automount separate partitions with 8.10? I have a
>> > separate partition that will not automount unless I open dolphin and
>> > click on it and supply a password. When I look in fstab there is no entry
>> > for the partition and I don't know if It's possible to add my own entry
>> > like I have always done in previous version.
>> >
>> > Thanks,
>> You can add your own entry to fstab as you have done in previous versions.
> Thanks. I wasn't sure if it was allowed anymore, since the behavior changed in
> such a way that I was asking myself why would the developers do this.

For disks that you always have connected and want to have mounted
thats still the preferred way. For removable media let HAL do the

/ Jonas

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