Re: Why is hotplug a kernel helper?

From: Greg KH
Date: Thu Dec 04 2003 - 04:02:08 EST

On Thu, Dec 04, 2003 at 04:38:29AM +0100, Fredrik Tolf wrote:
> > What do you want to use the hotplug interface for that it currently does
> > not do?
> Admittedly, I'm still using the RH8 hotplug scripts, and I suspect
> improvements have been made since then. I was mainly looking for a way
> to auto-mount USB mass storage devices without having to reconfigure
> anything as root. I have all the info I need now, though.

Take a look at the devlabel package. That should do what you are
looking for.


greg k-h
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