On Thu, Feb 25, 2016 at 6:12 PM, Laura Abbott <labbott@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
We received a bugzilla report
of partitions being automounted unexpectedly. Testing showed that
8a3e33cf92c7 ("ata: ahci: find eSATA ports and flag them as removable") was
This seems to be classified as 'breaking' userspace given that this behavior
in partitions that were previously unmounted now being being mounted
automatically which is unwanted behavior for the user. Can we revert this
give a fix to change this behavior?
Do the affected users have sata ports set to hotplug capable? Because that's
what the patch does: it flags ports which have the hotplug capability enabled
as "removable", and I guess redhat just automounts anything that is flagged
as a removable disk (like an usb drive).