[Mageia-dev] HALectomy on mageia ?

Ahmad Samir ahmadsamir3891 at gmail.com
Thu Mar 17 23:43:00 CET 2011

On 17 March 2011 23:05, Olivier Blin <mageia at blino.org> wrote:
> Remy CLOUARD <shikamaru at mandriva.org> writes:
>> FWIW, halevt can be dropped with hal. udisks is a drop-in replacement
>> for it. On top of that, its use is kinda limited to people that don’t
>> use a desktop environment that handle automounting itself (and those
>> should consider using udisks instead)
> How is udisks supposed to replace halevt?
> Is it capable of automounting without an additionnal daemon?
> --
> Olivier Blin - blino

AFAICS, only task-lxde and task-moblin suggested halevt...

LXDE doesn't use it any more as PCManFM uses gvfs/gio (and upstream is
planning to use udisks directly).

Ahmad Samir

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