[Bug 297479] Re: USB flash mount. Hardcoded UID = 500

Luke Faraone luke at laptop.org
Fri Nov 14 00:36:13 GMT 2008


Mungewell,

This seems to be a larger issue that warrents fixing upstream; we don't
have the manpower over here to solve it.

Please continue to comment at http://dev.sugarlabs.org/ticket/25

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Luke Faraone

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USB flash mount. Hardcoded UID = 500
https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/297479
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It appears that there is a hard coded UID for mounting USB flash drives.

In /usr/share/activities/Journal.activity/volumesmanager.py
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MOUNT_OPTION_UID = 500
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This should use the UID of the actual user on the system who is running Sugar. Note: there may be more than one user active in a multiseat/thin client system.
Simon.



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