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Old 07-13-2004, 06:56 PM   #1
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automate updfstab during mount


I am using updfstab to eleviate the whole multiple USB/SCSI sda*/sdb* device mapping issue in FC2. What is the best way to automate updfstab when mounting a USB device? My updfstab.conf.default file contains the name of my USB flash-pen drive and camera. I stick the device into the computer, it recognizes it, but before I can mount the device I have to type updfstab at the prompt to make updfstab update my fstab file. Can I simply write a script and put a symlink to it on my desktop? Thanks.
 
Old 07-16-2004, 01:36 AM   #2
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Any thoughts?

Does anyone know why updfstab is not updating my fstab file automatically when plugging in the device? Is it supposed to do this? Thanks.
 
  


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