Auto Mounting USB Sticks and CD's

Manolis Kiagias sonicy at
Mon Mar 31 05:42:47 PDT 2008

Sam Fourman Jr. wrote:
> Hello,
> I have a FreeBSD 7.0 install, and I am running the Gnome Desktop (2.22)
> I was hoping that someone had a nice HOWTO or could paste their config files.
> I want my usb sticks to auto mount when I insert them like they do on PC-BSD
> I know that if I put gnome_enable in my /etc/rc.conf then it all works
> BUT, I would prefer not to use gdm on bootup
> I also am having trouble trying to get k3b to burn CD''s without being root
For k3b follow the instructions you will find here:

cd /usr/ports/sysutils/k3b

make showinfo

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