Hiding partitions in Xubuntu 14.04
After installing Xubuntu 14.04 LTS, it put an sda1 icon on my desktop, which was my boot drive, and I did not want it to keep showing up. Here are the steps that I went thru to prevent it.
1. Create or edit the udev rules:
sudo vi /etc/udev/rules.d/99-hide-disks.rules
2. Add the following lines where sda1 is the drive you want to hide:
3. Then reboot the system.