automatically mounting physically attached media (was Re: Move from /media to /run/media/$USER)

Adam Williamson awilliam at
Wed Apr 18 17:19:27 UTC 2012

On Wed, 2012-04-18 at 13:10 -0400, Jonathan Kamens wrote:

> Yes, I'm aware of that, but that's not what I want.
> If it is the position of the Fedora developers that /run/media/$USER
> is the right place for stuff to be mounted, and I don't have a
> particular problem with that decision, then I want that behavior,
> i.e., the behavior that the developers think is correct, with the F16
> behavior of the device being mounted automatically when I log in.
> Why shouldn't it act that way?

Oh, I see. I don't know about that. I don't know if there's a way to
make GNOME mount devices on login rather than on access. I think that's
a GNOME policy question rather than a udisks one. It may be worth asking
on the desktop list. Matthias, are you reading this?
Adam Williamson
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