fstab entries for cdrom automount?

Gordon McCammick forums at gmx.net
Sun Jan 15 19:35:10 UTC 2006

On Sun, 15 Jan 2006 18:36:59 +0100
kooling <kooling at gmx.net> wrote:

> hola comrades
> After reading heaps of posts i still wasn'T able to find out what to 
> write into the /etc/fstab  so that:
> my dvd and my cdrom (writer) will "activate" them selfs as soon as I put 
> a cd/dvd in. Every time I need to use a cd, i need to mount the cdrom1 
> and umount it in order to get my cd back.
> I'd be very thankfull for somebody to fill me in on the proper fstab 
> entries so that the pc will mount the media drives automaticly as soon 
> as i put in a medium.

Your /etc/fstab is fine - I think you need to go to
System -> Preferences ->  Removeable Drives and Media Preferences 
and make your choices under the Storage tab.


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