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Old 06-25-2010, 06:50 PM
Mick
 
Default pmount without hal

Any idea why hal is taken out from pmount?

[ebuild U ] sys-apps/pmount-0.9.23 [0.9.20] USE="crypt (-hal%*)" 342 kB

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Regards,
Mick
 
Old 06-25-2010, 08:03 PM
Marc Joliet
 
Default pmount without hal

Am Fri, 25 Jun 2010 19:50:26 +0100
schrieb Mick <michaelkintzios@gmail.com>:

> Any idea why hal is taken out from pmount?
>
> [ebuild U ] sys-apps/pmount-0.9.23 [0.9.20] USE="crypt (-hal%*)" 342 kB
>

A quick look at the ChangeLog reveals:

http://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=313389

Yes, HAL is on its way out !

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Marc Joliet
--
Lt. Frank Drebin: "It's true what they say: cops and women don't mix. Like
eating a spoonful of Drāno; sure, it'll clean you out, but it'll leave you
hollow inside."
 
Old 06-27-2010, 01:16 PM
Mick
 
Default pmount without hal

On Friday 25 June 2010 21:03:45 Marc Joliet wrote:
> Am Fri, 25 Jun 2010 19:50:26 +0100
>
> schrieb Mick <michaelkintzios@gmail.com>:
> > Any idea why hal is taken out from pmount?
> >
> > [ebuild U ] sys-apps/pmount-0.9.23 [0.9.20] USE="crypt (-hal%*)" 342
> > kB
>
> A quick look at the ChangeLog reveals:
>
> http://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=313389
>
> Yes, HAL is on its way out !

If I mount a USB stick using pmount the I can no longer unmount it using the
desktop manager's GUI, or Konqueror/Dolphin.

If I have mounted the USB stick with the desktop manager or Konqueror/Dolphin,
then I can unmount it using pumount.

Better remember all this before I hastily pull out the USB stick and corrupt
the data on it! O_O
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Regards,
Mick
 
Old 06-27-2010, 03:01 PM
Peter Humphrey
 
Default pmount without hal

On Sunday 27 June 2010 14:16:44 Mick wrote:

> Better remember all this before I hastily pull out the USB stick and
> corrupt the data on it! O_O

I spent the whole of one long weekend trying to recover the files on
someone's stick after he'd done that. He blamed his teenage son, of
course.

It was only partly successful too. I think the lesson was well learned
though - they won't do that again in a hurry!

--
Rgds
Peter. Linux Counter 5290, 1994-04-23.
 
Old 06-27-2010, 04:05 PM
Mick
 
Default pmount without hal

On Sunday 27 June 2010 16:01:45 Peter Humphrey wrote:
> On Sunday 27 June 2010 14:16:44 Mick wrote:
> > Better remember all this before I hastily pull out the USB stick and
> > corrupt the data on it! O_O
>
> I spent the whole of one long weekend trying to recover the files on
> someone's stick after he'd done that. He blamed his teenage son, of
> course.
>
> It was only partly successful too. I think the lesson was well learned
> though - they won't do that again in a hurry!

Ha! I remember! I was trying to help you rescue his data on this list. ;-)
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Regards,
Mick
 
Old 06-27-2010, 07:58 PM
Peter Humphrey
 
Default pmount without hal

On Sunday 27 June 2010 17:05:35 Mick wrote:
> On Sunday 27 June 2010 16:01:45 Peter Humphrey wrote:
> > I spent the whole of one long weekend trying to recover the files
> > on someone's stick after he'd done that. He blamed his teenage
> > son, of course.
> >
> > It was only partly successful too. I think the lesson was well
> > learned though - they won't do that again in a hurry!
>
> Ha! I remember! I was trying to help you rescue his data on this
> list. ;-)

Indeed, the list is full of helpful people. One or two of the other sort
too, of course, but after all, perfection is a purely human ideological
concept.

In the event, it turned out that I could have done more for him if I'd
started out differently. Oh well. Another glass of wine, waiter...

I'm glad some people still have better memories than mine has turned
into...

--
Rgds
Peter. Linux Counter 5290, 1994-04-23.
 

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