[Thunar-dev] Thunar auto mounting removable devices (a la gnome-volume-manager)

Dan Miller dev-sources at woh.rr.com
Wed Apr 27 20:27:34 CEST 2005

Erik Harrison wrote:

>On 4/26/05, Lucas Meneghel Rodrigues <lookkas at gmail.com> wrote:
>>Big Initial Disclaimer: This message is by no means a feature request.
>>I want to make clear that I'm not demanding that the developers
>>implement any of the ideas exposed on this message. I know that there
>>are few developers, with few time, and I do recognize the effort made
>>by all of them in delivering xfce for us. Thank you.
>>Hi everyone
>>I would like to know if the initial plans for thunar include support
>>for mounting and displaying removable devices (as nautilus +
>>gnome-volume-manager does).
>Displaying removable devices is probably the best bet. Managing
>mounting is already distro/OS specific, and Xfce is very portable.
>Letting the tools provided (like, say, Supermount in Mandrake) and
>simply making it easy to access mounted volumes is probably
Probably enable a right click option or something of that sort for all
drives. Something for easy mounting and unmounting. That users don't
have to look all over for. Unlike Kwickmount or whatever the KDE app is.
Could have something like drives:\\ that show all drives.


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