Memory card reader (USB port) : ins and outs ?

Shawn Christopher schristopheraz at
Sun Mar 27 22:50:36 UTC 2005

You might wanna do everyone a favor and put a FAQ:Howto on the forums.
Dunno but when I try to find something out then I try to put a FAQ up on
the forums.


On Mon, 2005-03-28 at 00:31 +0200, Vincent Trouilliez wrote:
> > It does mount it, Nautilus opens a window to show the content, but the
> > problem is that the pictures are in a folder, and the folder is not
> > recognised as such, instead it uses the "generic" Gnome icon (green foot
> > over a white background), and if I double click on it, nothing happens.
> > If I right-click on it, the icon disappears ! :-/
> > 
> > So I am almost there ! Maybe I need to specifiy some specific mount
> > options to get it working properly ?
> Okay, sorted now ! :o)
> I mounted it with "defaults" which includes "nouser", hence no
> permission to mount it !
> So I modified fstab with "defaults,user,sync", and it now works
> perfectly, Gnome even popped up a little dialog saying "There are
> photographs on this device, would you like me to import them into your
> photo album ?"
> What a lovely Warty that is !! :o)
> So, it's hardly plug&play, but it works fine nonetheless :o)
> Maybe Hoary makes it more plug&play, but after testing Hoary for 2
> months, I am not too hot about it anymore. Plus, the hard drive I used
> to use to test it, died the other day, so no way to install it anymore
> anyway :-/ don't want to risk a "dist-upgrade", brrrr !
> --
> Vince

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