No eject option in thunar after plugging in a usb hdd

Bug #1434766 reported by Hairong Zhu on 2015-03-21
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Bug Description

to reproduce the bug:
Boot or re-log into a clean xubuntu session and then plug in a usb hdd(no problem with usb flash). There is no eject option in thunar after thunar auto-mounting the hdd drive.

After I manually eject the drive by `udisksctl power-off -b /dev/sdb` and re-plug in the drive, the eject option in thunar appears.

ProblemType: Bug
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 14.04
Package: thunar 1.6.3-1ubuntu5
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 3.16.0-30.40~14.04.1-generic 3.16.7-ckt3
Uname: Linux 3.16.0-30-generic x86_64
NonfreeKernelModules: nvidia
ApportVersion: 2.14.1-0ubuntu3.7
Architecture: amd64
CurrentDesktop: XFCE
Date: Sat Mar 21 12:07:54 2015
InstallationDate: Installed on 2015-03-16 (4 days ago)
InstallationMedia: Xubuntu 14.04.2 LTS "Trusty Tahr" - Release amd64 (20150218.1)
SourcePackage: thunar
UpgradeStatus: No upgrade log present (probably fresh install)

Hairong Zhu (hrzhu) wrote :
Hairong Zhu (hrzhu) wrote :

I just install xfc 4.12 from Xubuntu dev ppa. The bug still exists. The eject option always appears in thunar 1.6.6 but it's not click-able at first. It would become click-able after I running `udisksctl power-off -b /dev/sdb` and re-plugging in the drive.

This is definitely a bug. Someone please look into the problem.

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