auto mount xfce4 and kde

Predrag Punosevac punosevac at
Fri Aug 31 09:37:05 PDT 2007

Edit devfs.conf and fstab files
With permissions and links.

 Koen de Wijs wrote:
> Hello,
> This week I installed FreeBSD on a computer of mine. Everything works 
> fine but one thing I can't get working.
> Every person should be albe to work with the machine. The only thing 
> that isn't working is auto-mounting of cd-roms and usb-sticks. If KDE 
> is started and I put a usb-stick in the computer there should appear a 
> icon on the desktop with the usb drive on it and that should also work 
> for cd-roms. On XFCE4 there should also appear an icon;
> I saw auto-mounting working on Linux Mandriva and PCBSD but how do I 
> get it working with FreeBSD KDE and XFCE4?
> I installed hal, dbus and policykit and added these lines to rc.conf:
> dbus_enable="YES"
> hald_enable="YES"
> polkitd_enable="YES"
> I also added the regular user to the group operators.
> What do I need to do to get it working?
> Thanks!
> Koen de Wijs
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