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Bug 160884 - Problem mounting external USB hard drive
Summary: Problem mounting external USB hard drive
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 160886
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: gnome-desktop
Version: 4
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Ray Strode [halfline]
QA Contact:
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2005-06-18 00:34 UTC by Chris Rosewarne
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:11 UTC (History)
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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2005-06-19 22:28:02 UTC

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Description Chris Rosewarne 2005-06-18 00:34:18 UTC
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User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:1.7.8) Gecko/20050524 Fedora/1.0.4-4 Firefox/1.0.4

Description of problem:
When attaching an external USB hard disk to the system, no icon appears on the desktop at first.  After following a few steps and receiving an error message the icon appears on the desktop.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Plug in external USB Hard Disk Drive (wait a bit - no icon on desktop)
2. Click on 'Computer' icon on desktop
3. Click on '250GB External Hard Drive...' icon
4. A window with this error message appears:

mount: /dev/sda1 already mounted or /media/usbdisk busy
mount: according to mtab, /dev/sda1 is already mounted on /media/usbdisk

5. Press OK

Actual Results:  After clicking on the HDD icon in the Computer window, the desktop icon does appear.

Expected Results:  The USB disk icon should appear when the disk is plugged in, with no error message

Additional info:

Comment 1 Ray Strode [halfline] 2005-06-19 22:28:02 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 160886 ***

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