New feature: mount local file systems in Gnome, please test

Martin Pitt martin.pitt at
Tue Dec 12 09:25:47 UTC 2006

Hi Ernst,

Ernst Persson [2006-12-12  9:54 +0100]:
> this sounds great! I assume it's both the desktop and gtk's filechooser that
> are affected?

Right, the visibility change was just made in hal, which automatically
propagates through gnome-vfs to the desktop, computer place, file
chooser, etc.

> Could this be extended so that usermounted fuse mounts show up there also?
> If I mount an ISO with fuse-iso somewhere in my home directory for example.

This would require FUSE support in hal, which is on upstream's
wishlist, but not currently implemented.


Martin Pitt
Ubuntu Developer
Debian Developer

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