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Bug 453319 - Failure to remount network shares after restart.
Summary: Failure to remount network shares after restart.
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: desktop-file-utils
Version: 9
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Simo Sorce
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2008-06-29 16:56 UTC by Jonathan Pritchard
Modified: 2009-07-14 16:32 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2009-07-14 16:32:13 UTC

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Description Jonathan Pritchard 2008-06-29 16:56:42 UTC
Description of problem:

Fedora 9 creates a link under Places and on the Desktop when a Windows' network
share is mounted automatically by viewing it through 'Network --> Windows
Network -- [Click Share]'.

However, after a restart this link is not retained. The user must manually go
through the same procedure in order to have access to it.

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

How reproducible:
Every time.

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Select a network share by using Places -> Network.
2. A link is automatically created under Places and on the Desktop
3. Restart the computer. The links will no longer be there.
Actual results:
The network share links are not persistent between restarts.

Expected results:
The network share links should be retained after a restart.

Additional info:
Fedora 9, latest updates as of 29/06/08.

This seems to not only be limited to my usage case (windows network shares) as
evidenced by this link - .

Sorry if this is on the wrong component.

Comment 1 Simo Sorce 2008-06-29 18:46:42 UTC
Not a samba bug, hope I reassigned to the right component

Comment 2 Bug Zapper 2009-06-10 01:50:23 UTC
This message is a reminder that Fedora 9 is nearing its end of life.
Approximately 30 (thirty) days from now Fedora will stop maintaining
and issuing updates for Fedora 9.  It is Fedora's policy to close all
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Comment 3 Bug Zapper 2009-07-14 16:32:13 UTC
Fedora 9 changed to end-of-life (EOL) status on 2009-07-10. Fedora 9 is 
no longer maintained, which means that it will not receive any further 
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