Nemo showing two icons for the same partition [Solved]

Nemo showing two icons for the same partition [Solved]

Postby bpeary on Tue Jan 01, 2013 2:30 pm

I'm getting two icons for my common data partition, one functional and one empty that gives errors if accidentally clicked. I see this problem in nemo, and in save dialogs. What am I doing wrong here?

Entry in /etc/fstab for this partition:
# /dev/sda8 my common data partition
UUID=3F3D-F6F9 /media/DATA vfat umask=0000,uid=1000,gid=1000,auto,rw,users

Screenshot of nemo
two DATAs.png
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Last edited by bpeary on Tue Jan 01, 2013 5:18 pm, edited 1 time in total.
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Re: Nemo showing two icons for the same partition

Postby altair4 on Tue Jan 01, 2013 3:09 pm

What happens when you:

** Unmount the partition:
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sudo umount /media/DATA

** Change the line to this:
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/dev/disk/by-uuid/3F3D-F6F9 /media/DATA vfat umask=0000,uid=1000,gid=1000,auto,rw,users

** And then remount with a:
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sudo mount -a

It's an old bug that defies fixing: https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+sour ... bug/442130
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Re: Nemo showing two icons for the same partition [Solved]

Postby bpeary on Tue Jan 01, 2013 5:18 pm

Perfect. Thanks.
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