Automount MTP devices

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Automount MTP devices

Postby jasmac on Sat Jun 13, 2009 10:13 pm

Hello, the automount of an mtp device such as my creative zen is something that has never happended with another distro. I was wondering how this was achieved, is it something that is enabled in the kernel or is there some software package that enables this? Any advice and help is appreciated.

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Re: Automount MTP devices

Postby Fred on Sat Jun 13, 2009 10:22 pm

Jason,

You might want to take a look at the url below to get a better feel for MTP device handling. As you will see there are a number of native Linux programs that can handle MTP if the right libs are installed on the system.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Media_Transfer_Protocol

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