Udev rule is not being used?

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http://unix.stackexchange.com – I'm setting up udev to handle my external USB hard drive when it gets plugged in and removed (no mounting yet). So far, I've made two new rules in /etc/udev/rules.d/10-local.rules to log adding/removing the disk to a file: SUBSYSTEM=="block", ATTRS{model}=="2AS", ACTION=="add", RUN+="/bin/echo 'inserted lacie' >> /home/herman/udev_file" SUBSYSTEM=="block", ATTRS{model}=="2AS", ACTION=="remove", RUN+="/bin/echo 'removed lacie' >> /home/herman/udev_file" I have started the udevd daemon and re-plugged the hard drive several times, but /home/herman/udev_file is never created . In th (HowTos)