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How can I (without removing the pen drive and connecting it again) mount a pen drive that I have "Safely Removed". T

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The USB design does not let you. Safely remove cuts the power to the device so there is no way to remount it until you replug it or reboot your system.

If it is not shown with ...

ls /dev/disk/by-id

it is gone.

Also found this one:

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Like always... feels like a sir –  Luis Alvarado Mar 9 '12 at 15:53
    
Not if pestilince's comment in the other answer is correct @Luis ;) –  Rinzwind Mar 9 '12 at 15:56
    
What pestilence mentions in his comment is totally correct but I tested the link he mentions and what the user Fussy mentions does not work for me. The device/1-1 appears only when I connect the device but if I "safely remove" it, the device folder disappears. So there is no way to echo a suspend/auto to it after doing that. –  Luis Alvarado Mar 9 '12 at 16:38
    
That's a shame Luis –  Rinzwind Mar 9 '12 at 18:36

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