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Old 08-29-2012, 05:29 PM
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Default How to specify automount options without /etc/fstab

Here is a discussion about using UDEV or HAL to do something similar.
http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=988150

On Wed, Aug 29, 2012 at 12:19 PM, dg1727 <dg1727@hushmail.com> wrote:
> Hello,
>
> 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 _don't_ want to use the conventional way of specifying volume
> label, UUID, and/or block-device name in the /etc/fstab file. The
> volume in question will be connected by USB, and any of those 3
> attributes of it may change.
>
> Would I have to replace "thunar-volman" with something else in
> order to modify the automounting process as I'm proposing? Or is
> there a way to have a script intercept automounts before they get
> to "thunar-volman", whilst letting thunar-volman handle all
> automounts that my script doesn't handle?
>
> Thank you for any help.
>
> -dg1727
>
>
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