thunar-volman: application for porable music players starts for each USB storage device

Tino Keitel tino.keitel+xfce at
Mon Jul 30 07:53:19 CEST 2007

On Fri, Jul 27, 2007 at 08:42:20 +0200, Yves-Alexis Perez wrote:
> On jeu, 2007-07-26 at 15:07 -0700, Kok, Auke wrote:
> > for memory/flash media, "eject" is the equivalent of "umount". Only
> > devices 
> > which have a "tray" do something else -> open it up. 
> Some mp3 players or external hard drives shutdown themselves when
> receiving "eject" too.

Yes, see above (and the card reader, too).

Back to the main question: how does thunar-volman separate mp3 players
from other storage devices? Apparently, it doesn't. I just plugged in
an external firewire hard disk and the gtkpod popped up.


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