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Old 04-01-2004, 07:28 PM   #1
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USB Devices

I'm looking for a good manager for USB devices such as flash drives, cameras, and scanners. I'm running Slackware 9.1 and did a search here about hotplug. Would that be recommended as the best method? I will be removing and inputting USB flash drive most frequently of the devices listed. I'm look for a good alternative to manually mounting and umounting each time in bash.
Old 04-01-2004, 08:30 PM   #2
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You could look into Automount, The Mini-HOWTO should get you started.
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It is also very easy to make a few small scripts to do the trick. Automount can work nicely but it cannot for example get your photo's of your disk and put it in a directroy with a nice name and date on it....


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