Re: Refreshing the disks menu
- From: Alexander Larsson <alexl redhat com>
- To: Jan Fabry <cheezy lumumba luc ac be>
- Cc: nautilus-list gnome org
- Subject: Re: Refreshing the disks menu
- Date: Thu, 27 Mar 2003 03:48:55 -0500 (EST)
On 26 Mar 2003, Jan Fabry wrote:
> I was wondering if it is possible to refresh the Disks menu from outside
> Nautilus. I need it for a digital camera that is detected by Hotplug,
> which calls `updfstab` to update /etc/fstab.
> The "Disks" submenu of the desktop menu only shows the devices that were
> present in /etc/fstab when Gnome started (I guess it's more correct to
> say: when the Nautilus desktop started). I would like to know if there
> is a command that I can call from the hotplug shell scripts that updates
> this disks menu.
> I have searched on Google many times, but found nothing about it, that's
> why I came here. All pointers to more information are welcome.
It seems like nautilus is not monitoring /etc/fstab for changes. It should
probably do this, and re-read when it changes. Would you be willing to do
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