Auto mounting ipod and usb stick

Matt Zimmerman mdz at
Mon Sep 20 05:11:46 UTC 2004

On Mon, Sep 20, 2004 at 12:50:20AM -0400, Ryan Fitzgerald wrote:

> I have an ipod connected with firewire and a usb keydrive. Depending on
> which one I plug in first they will either get mapped to /dev/sda
> or /dev/sdb. Meaning sometimes my keydrive is /dev/sda and other times
> it will be /dev/sdb. I want to know if there is a way that I could have
> it so any time my keydrive is plugged it gets mounted to
> say /media/usbstick and my ipod always to /media/ipod? 

This is a feature we will be working on for the Hoary release.  We'll be
looking for people to help test it during the development cycle.

 - mdz

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