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Plugging in my Android cellphone in Mass Storage mode mounts the SD card via USB onto an insane pathname like


which of course causes problems later with other programs like samba/smbd sharing over the network, etc.

  1. How can I change the default mount point for this device, for every time it visits my Ubuntu machine again in the future?

  2. Is there a way to ensure an alphanumeric-only character set no matter what USB mass storage device gets plugged in, esp. ones the host hasn't seen yet?

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