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16-Dec-2015, 16:34
When a user plugs in a USB stick into a SLED12 machine it always asks for the root password before it can be accessed. Is it possible to automatically mount on plug in of device for users?


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19-Sep-2016, 20:53
# cat /etc/polkit-default-privs.local

org.freedesktop.udisks2.filesystem-mount auth_admin:auth_admin:yes
org.freedesktop.udisks2.filesystem-unmount-others auth_admin:auth_admin:yes
org.freedesktop.udisks2.eject-media auth_admin:auth_admin:yes

# su
# rm -f /var/lib/polkit/* && set_polkit_default_privs

For more information, see SLED 12 SP1 Security Guide, chapter 9.4.3 and 9.5: