Snap has no plug for removable-media

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Snap has no plug for removable-media

ATMarsden95
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The Spotify snap cannot access files in /media or /mnt, as there is no plug 'removable-media' in the snap package. My music files are all in subdirectories of /mnt/md0, so this is very inconvenient.

 

Tested on Ubuntu 18.04.3 LTS "Bionic", with the latest Spotify snap version 1.1.10.546.ge08ef575-19.

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Re: Snap has no plug for removable-media

Rising Star 11 ArtGravity
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I can certainly see how that is inconvenient for using Spotify to play your local music.

 

As an interim workaround, I would consider using a bind mount at a location that the snap app can read.

e.g. bindfs /mnt/md0 /home/user/Music

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