PAM (from D-Bus/HAL discussion)

Andrew Benton b3nt at ukonline.co.uk
Fri Apr 7 15:06:05 PDT 2006


Randy McMurchy wrote:
> When you plug in a device, there is no filesystem for that device yet,
> so how does FAM notify anything?

I don't know

> And then what does it notify so that an appropriate fstab entry is
> created. And what tells the operating how to create that fstab entry?

The fstab entries are already there

/dev/sda1 /mnt/mp3 auto user,noauto 0 0
/dev/fd0 /mnt/floppy auto user,noauto 0 0
/dev/dvd /mnt/cdrom auto user,noauto 0 0

Andy



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