Ubuntu

unable to open flash disks, external hard drive and CD-ROMS

Reported by SPENZA MOGAPI on 2011-12-07
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Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
gvfs (Ubuntu)
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Bug Description

Since i upgraded my system to Ubuntu 11.10, i am not able to use my USB flash disks, external hard drives and CD-ROM. When i insert a CD or external hard drive or flash disk, it displays a message; "Unable to open a folder for 'name of disc or USB)". Then below this sentence it says; "Failed to execute child process "Rhythmbox-client" (No such file or directory)"

-And ever since i upgraded, my computer is more slow and freezes a lot compared to when i was using the previous version of Ubuntu 11.04. Please help me because this is causing a lot of stress and inconvenience.

ProblemType: Bug
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 11.10
Package: gvfs 1.10.0-0ubuntu1
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 3.0.0-12.20-generic 3.0.4
Uname: Linux 3.0.0-12-generic i686
ApportVersion: 1.23-0ubuntu4
Architecture: i386
Date: Wed Dec 7 19:53:11 2011
InstallationMedia: Ubuntu 10.10 "Maverick Meerkat" - Release i386 (20101007)
ProcEnviron:
 PATH=(custom, no user)
 LANG=en_US.UTF-8
 SHELL=/bin/bash
SourcePackage: gvfs
Symptom: storage
Title: Documents cannot be opened in desktop UI on storage device
UpgradeStatus: Upgraded to oneiric on 2011-11-09 (28 days ago)

SPENZA MOGAPI (spemos) wrote :
affects: ubuntu → gvfs (Ubuntu)
SPENZA MOGAPI (spemos) wrote :

I am pleased to inform you guys that um no longer experiencing the above problem! i went to the update manager and installed all the detected updates, and everything worked well afterwards....um now enjoying Ubuntu 11.10!!!!

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