Move from /media to /run/media/$USER

Bill Nottingham notting at redhat.com
Fri Apr 13 13:48:37 UTC 2012


Ankur Sinha (sanjay.ankur at gmail.com) said: 
> On Fri, 2012-04-13 at 19:09 +0530, Ankur Sinha wrote:
> > Hello,
> > 
> > I just got into F17 today. It looks great. I do have one tiny query
> > though:
> > 
> > my USB media, and other partitions that I mount on-demand are no longer
> > showing up in /media. They show up in /run/media/$USER. Can anyone shed
> > some light on this? Where is this move documented for instance? I've
> > looked at the new FHS[1] which doesn't appear to hold anything on this. 
> > 
> > 
> > [1] http://www.pathname.com/fhs/pub/fhs-2.3.html
> 
> It looks like it's related to udisks2[1]. This needs to be documented
> someplace IMO. Thoughts?

Release notes seem fine. Basically, removable media mounted in the
user's session are now  mounted in a user-specific directory.

Bill


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