On 16/01/11 20:35, Jochen Schröder wrote:
> Hi all,
> I've been having a problem with removable devices for a while, and I
> can't really figure out what exactly is going wrong. I'm running E17 (a
> couple of days old) on Ubuntu 10.10. When I first start E17 from GDM and
> I plug in a removable device it does not show up on the desktop or in
> the places module. However if I lock out, lock into Gnome and lock out
> and back into E17 it suddenly works. I initially thought hal might not
> be running in the first case or something like that, however I checked
> and in both cases the running processes are exactly the same. Any
> configuration I'm missing?
Have you tried Settings -> Files -> File Manager ->Hal and tick Mount
volumes on insert?
Above works for me most of the time, occasionally I have unplug device
then plug it in again.
Originally I had Settings -> Files -> Places and Mount Volume on insert
which didn't work for me, so I removed tick from that option.