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Re: [SLE] usb related problems (suse 9.1)
  • From: Fred Miller <fmiller@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Mon, 17 May 2004 14:35:03 -0400
  • Message-id: <200405171435.03534.fmiller@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
On Monday May 17 2004 1:46 pm, C Hamel wrote:
> On Monday 17 May 2004 11:09, Fred Miller wrote:
> > On Monday May 17 2004 11:30 am, Ales Jagodnik wrote:
> > > Exactly this is the problem, I cannot do this as a normal user (from
> > > console or by right-clicking the icon in Mycomputer or Desktop).
> > > I have to log in as root (su) and manually umount /dev/sda1.
> > >
> > > I am afraid that not unmounting the device would corrupt data (as in
> > > Windows without ejecting device). I guess "sync" option helps a bit?!?
> >
> > I doubt that you will corrupt any data! I've had 9.1 running for over a
> > week now, and have extracted uncounted images taken from my SanDisk Ultra
> > II cards with NO problems. NO, I don't mount and unmount. 'Works
> > perfectly.
> >
> > Fred
> >
> > --
> > "The only secure Microsoft software is what's still
> > shrink-wrapped in their warehouse..." (Forno)
>
> My problem is that I have to manually mount. Is that because the card
> remains in the slot when I shut down/boot?

'Could be, however, I leave a card in my reader at all times.

Fred

--
"The only secure Microsoft software is what's still
shrink-wrapped in their warehouse..." (Forno)

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