How to specify automount options without /etc/fstab
dg1727 at hushmail.com
Wed Aug 29 19:14:49 CEST 2012
On Tue, 28 Aug 2012 21:56:35 -0400 Todd And Margo Chester
<toddandmargo at gmail.com> wrote:
>On 08/27/2012 10:16 AM, dg1727 wrote:
>> On Sun, 26 Aug 2012 18:22:02 -0400 Todd And Margo Chester
>> <toddandmargo at gmail.com> wrote:
>>> On 08/26/2012 01:59 PM, dg1727 wrote:
>>>> A user of mine has Xfce 4.8.3 (I believe - it's the default
>>>> version that came with the distro) on Xubuntu 12.04.1
>>>> I would like to set up his computer so that when any volume is
>>>> about to be automounted, if the volume is ext4, then the
>>>> volume is mounted with certain options specified by me. Any
>>>> other automounted volumes can be automounted according to the
>>>> system defaults.
>>> I have a script I use to mount my five USB sticks the way I
>>> If you are handy at scripts, you could modify my script to your
>>> liking. Let me know and I will post it back to here.
>> Yes, Todd, I would like to know how your script is "patched
>> into" the sequence of events between a device getting plugged
>> in and "thunar-volman" automounting that device. I will be glad
>> to look at your script.
>> I'm also interested in whether your script allows an icon for
>> the volume to show up by default on the Xfce desktop.
>Oh, you know what. After you physically plug in your
>sticks, you have to manually run the script. Nothing
>is automatic. If you still want the script, let me know.
I will keep looking for an automatic solution. Thanks for trying
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