Comment 1 for bug 104241

Also a problem with 2.6.20-14-generic, here's the syslog

Apr 7 16:33:20 localhost kernel: [ 104.326766] usb 7-5.3: new high speed USB device using ehci_hcd and address 5
Apr 7 16:33:20 localhost kernel: [ 104.420426] usb 7-5.3: configuration #1 chosen from 1 choice
Apr 7 16:33:20 localhost NetworkManager: <debug info>^I[1175978000.953032] nm_hal_device_added (): New device added (hal udi is '/org/freedesktop/Hal/devices/usb_device_1058_200_0061410').
Apr 7 16:33:20 localhost kernel: [ 104.466817] usbcore: registered new interface driver libusual
Apr 7 16:33:20 localhost kernel: [ 104.473745] Initializing USB Mass Storage driver...
Apr 7 16:33:20 localhost kernel: [ 104.473814] scsi6 : SCSI emulation for USB Mass Storage devices
Apr 7 16:33:20 localhost kernel: [ 104.473865] usb-storage: device found at 5
Apr 7 16:33:20 localhost kernel: [ 104.473867] usb-storage: waiting for device to settle before scanning
Apr 7 16:33:20 localhost kernel: [ 104.473869] usbcore: registered new interface driver usb-storage
Apr 7 16:33:20 localhost kernel: [ 104.473872] USB Mass Storage support registered.
Apr 7 16:33:21 localhost NetworkManager: <debug info>^I[1175978001.008703] nm_hal_device_added (): New device added (hal udi is '/org/freedesktop/Hal/devices/usb_device_1058_200_0061410_if0').
Apr 7 16:33:21 localhost NetworkManager: <debug info>^I[1175978001.023660] nm_hal_device_added (): New device added (hal udi is '/org/freedesktop/Hal/devices/usb_device_1058_200_0061410_if0_scsi_host').
Apr 7 16:33:21 localhost NetworkManager: <debug info>^I[1175978001.037139] nm_hal_device_added (): New device added (hal udi is '/org/freedesktop/Hal/devices/usb_device_1058_200_0061410_usbraw').
Apr 7 16:33:25 localhost kernel: [ 109.471368] usb-storage: device scan complete
Apr 7 16:33:25 localhost kernel: [ 109.471738] scsi 6:0:0:0: Direct-Access WDC WD1200JB-32EVA0 15.0 PQ: 0 ANSI: 2
Apr 7 16:33:25 localhost kernel: [ 109.472850] SCSI device sdb: 234441648 512-byte hdwr sectors (120034 MB)
Apr 7 16:33:25 localhost kernel: [ 109.473723] sdb: Write Protect is off
Apr 7 16:33:25 localhost kernel: [ 109.473726] sdb: Mode Sense: 53 00 00 08
Apr 7 16:33:25 localhost kernel: [ 109.473729] sdb: assuming drive cache: write through
Apr 7 16:33:25 localhost kernel: [ 109.474729] SCSI device sdb: 234441648 512-byte hdwr sectors (120034 MB)
Apr 7 16:33:25 localhost kernel: [ 109.475597] sdb: Write Protect is off
Apr 7 16:33:25 localhost kernel: [ 109.475600] sdb: Mode Sense: 53 00 00 08
Apr 7 16:33:25 localhost kernel: [ 109.475602] sdb: assuming drive cache: write through
Apr 7 16:33:26 localhost kernel: [ 109.475605] sdb: sdb1
Apr 7 16:33:26 localhost kernel: [ 109.506639] sd 6:0:0:0: Attached scsi disk sdb
Apr 7 16:33:26 localhost kernel: [ 109.506680] sd 6:0:0:0: Attached scsi generic sg2 type 0
Apr 7 16:33:26 localhost NetworkManager: <debug info>^I[1175978006.064239] nm_hal_device_added (): New device added (hal udi is '/org/freedesktop/Hal/devices/usb_device_1058_200_0061410_if0_scsi_host_scsi_device_lun0').
Apr 7 16:33:26 localhost NetworkManager: <debug info>^I[1175978006.078222] nm_hal_device_added (): New device added (hal udi is '/org/freedesktop/Hal/devices/usb_device_1058_200_0061410_if0_scsi_host_scsi_device_lun0_scsi_generic').
Apr 7 16:33:26 localhost NetworkManager: <debug info>^I[1175978006.152852] nm_hal_device_added (): New device added (hal udi is '/org/freedesktop/Hal/devices/storage_serial_WDC_WD1200JB_32EVA0_0061410_0_0').
Apr 7 16:33:26 localhost NetworkManager: <debug info>^I[1175978006.180616] nm_hal_device_added (): New device added (hal udi is '/org/freedesktop/Hal/devices/volume_uuid_35929f83_859e_4230_96e6_601235fb1b17').
Apr 7 16:33:26 localhost kernel: [ 110.150577] kjournald starting. Commit interval 5 seconds
Apr 7 16:33:26 localhost kernel: [ 110.151061] EXT3 FS on sdb1, internal journal
Apr 7 16:33:26 localhost kernel: [ 110.151067] EXT3-fs: mounted filesystem with ordered data mode.
Apr 7 16:33:26 localhost hald: mounted /dev/sdb1 on behalf of uid 1000