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Old 12-25-2005, 04:54 AM   #1
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floppy access


when i click on the floppy drive icon under kde, nothing happen.... i see the wheel turn in konqueror...

if i type mount /dev/fd0

suse said me only root can mouth floppy drive

i connect in root mode...i can moun mannualy the floppy

in my fstab i have

/dev/fd0 /media/floppy subfs noauto,fs=floppyfss,procuid,nodev,users, nosuid,sync 0 0

why a user can mount the floppy ?
why nothing happen when in click on the floppy icon (kde)?

Old 12-25-2005, 06:19 AM   #2
Andrew Benton
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It should be user, not users. Try this
/dev/fd0 /media/floppy auto user,noauto 0 0


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