I received my external usb/firewire (400/800) drive, it’s quiet nice not very thin but seems robust enough with some rubber protection around it and this is a good point as it’s my daily work external drive !
When I plugged it in the first time I got his :
My colleague Toi received also the same disk and I saw the same icon when I plugged it in.
/dev/sdb1 on /media/disk type ext3 (rw,noexec,nosuid,nodev)
So I would give a name to my disk and this is quiet easy in fact, I only had to give a label to the partition of my disk with
# e2label /dev/sdb1 pr0n
And now I have this on my desktop :
and it’s mounted nicely :
/dev/sdb1 on /media/pr0n type ext3 (rw,noexec,nosuid,nodev)
It’s an easy tip but I didn’t know it before 😉