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FS#16667 - Devicekit-disks breakes removable media support

Attached to Project: Arch Linux
Opened by Jozef Mares (kain) - Thursday, 15 October 2009, 12:19 GMT
Last edited by Jan de Groot (JGC) - Thursday, 15 October 2009, 12:40 GMT
Task Type Bug Report
Category Packages: Extra
Status Closed
Assigned To No-one
Architecture All
Severity Low
Priority Normal
Reported Version
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 100%
Votes 0
Private No


Recent update of devicekit breaked support for my USB storage disk. Removing devicekit worked for some users. I didnt tested this options.

Additional info:
* package version(s)
Name : devicekit-disks
Version : 007-1
Licenses : GPL
Groups : None
Provides : None
Depends On : udev>=146 zlib sg3_utils glib2>=2.21.6 dbus-glib>=0.80 polkit>=0.94
parted>=1.8.8 device-mapper>=2.02.52 libatasmart>=0.5
Optional Deps : None
Required By : gnome-disk-utility
Conflicts With : None
Replaces : None
Installed Size : 744.00 K
Packager : Jan de Groot <>
Architecture : i686
Build Date : Thu 24 Sep 2009 10:14:05 AM CEST
Install Date : Thu 15 Oct 2009 02:07:50 PM CEST
Install Reason : Explicitly installed
Install Script : No
Description : Disk Management Service

Steps to reproduce:
Try to plug your external disk. It wont start.
This task depends upon

Closed by  Jan de Groot (JGC)
Thursday, 15 October 2009, 12:40 GMT
Reason for closing:  Duplicate
Additional comments about closing:  see  bug 16662