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Re: [opensuse] 10.2 is turning into a nightmare
  • From: Randall R Schulz <rschulz@xxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Sun, 11 Feb 2007 19:45:30 -0800
  • Message-id: <200702111945.30227.rschulz@xxxxxxxxx>
On Sunday 11 February 2007 18:09, Carlos E. R. wrote:
> ...
>
> Could you expand on that? I read the man, but I don't understand it
> fully:
>
> -l Lazy unmount. Detach the filesystem from the filesystem
> hierarchy now, and cleanup all references to the
> filesystem as soon as it is not busy anymore. (Requires kernel
> 2.4.11 or later.)
>
>
> For instance, suppose I lazy umount a dvd that is in use. Will I be
> able to eject it inmediately? Or will it wait till whatever process
> that has it finishes? Is that it?

The way I read it, you'll have to wait. Basically, no further new
accesses will be possible, but existing ones are not forcibly
terminated.

The best of both worlds, perhaps.


> Carlos E. R.


Randall Schulz
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