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Solaris™ 8 Advanced System Administrator's Guide, Third Edition by Janice Winsor

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Using Workman with Volume Management

Many people use the workman program to play music from their CD-ROM drive. Workman is not a Sun product, but it is in wide use. To use workman with volume management, add the line shown in bold to the /etc/rmmount.conf file. Be sure the line comes before the action_filemgr line.

# @(#)rmmount.conf 1.2     92/09/23 SMI
#
# Removable Media Mounter configuration file.
#

# File system identification
ident hsfs ident_hsfs.so cdrom
ident ufs ident_ufs.so cdrom floppy
ident pcfs ident_pcfs.so floppy

# Actions
action cdrom action_workman.so
					pathname
action cdrom action_filemgr.so
action floppy action_filemgr.so

The pathname is the name of the path where users access the workman program—for example, /usr/apps/pkgs/exe/workman ...

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