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I have tried gnome-disk-utility and it has failed. Yet again I have deleted the launcher for, 'Disks' which is gnome disk utility and now I can't see how I can open it. I am running 12.10.

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The auto-suggestion from package management sometimes helps out when you make a typo ( :) )

No command 'gnome-diskw' found, did you mean:
 Command 'gnome-disks' from package 'gnome-disk-utility' (main)
gnome-diskw: command not found
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Thanks mate, this has been standing in my way as my PC hasn't been mounting DVDs and CDs when I place them in the player. –  Brenton Horne Jan 5 '13 at 15:40

You can launch Disk Utility (gnome-disk-utility) GUI using:

palimpsest &


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