Bug#355642: drivemount_applet2: mount status not recognized for any drive

Brian Sipos bjs5075 at rit.edu
Fri Mar 17 02:19:17 UTC 2006

It appears that, after installing kernel version 2.6.15, the problem is not 
occurring any more.
I guess that means that the bug can be closed...

In response to your question, it never changed status from "not mounted".

On Thursday 16 March 2006 17:26, you wrote:
> On Mon, Mar 06, 2006 at 05:34:09PM -0500, Brian Sipos wrote:
> > Package: gnome-applets
> > Version: 2.12.3-1
> > Severity: normal
> >
> > The "Disk Mounter" applet is capable of mounting a drive, but it does not
> > know when a drive is already mounted so that it can browse or unmount
> > that drive. This problem occurs for all types of drives (floppy, CD/DVD,
> > USB-MS) and there is no problem with unmounting with other methods
> > (umount, konqueror, etc.).
> This is either a hal problem or a problem in the communication between hal
> and gnome-vfs/the applet. Does it update it's status if something is
> mounted while it is running ?
>   Sjoerd

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