USB Disk: How to name the mount point "disk"

Swapnil Jain swapnil at
Sat Apr 10 03:53:03 UTC 2010

just add a entry link

/dev/sdc1    /media/disk       auto            auto,user 0   0

to your /etc/fstab

where sdc1 may is your usb disk, in your case it may be different. theres also another simple way to do that. add the following line to your /etc/rc.local file

mount /dev/sdc1 /media/disk


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On 10-Apr-2010, at 9:01 AM, Ali Milis wrote:

> Hi,
> I tried ubuntu, and the USB flash disk mounts to /media/UGLY-UUID
> Is it possible to make it automatically mount to /media/disk?
> thanks,
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> Raja Ali M.I. Ilias, Bengkalis
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