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Re: [opensuse] umount automounted media
  • From: Roger Oberholtzer <roger@xxxxxx>
  • Date: Tue, 13 Feb 2007 11:04:18 +0100
  • Message-id: <200702131104.18865.roger@xxxxxx>
On Tuesday 13 February 2007 09:39:43 Francesco Scaglioni wrote:
> Hi,
>
> > On Mon, 2007-02-12 at 11:53 +0000, Francesco Scaglioni wrote:
> > > Is there a cli way of doing the same thing if you are not
> > > running konq or kde ?
> >
> > Yes (you might have to be root to do this):
> > umount /mnt/thumbdrive (where /mnt/thumbdrive represents whatever mount
> > point you are using)
> >
> > Bryan
>
> The reason that I asked was because an earlier poster stated
> that hal mounted devices ignored the umount command. (I
> prefer to manually mount my mediaplayer because of the
> increased transfer speed but it gets automounted by hal).
> Are you saying that automounted devices _can_ be umounted ?

And a very related question: How can one get automounted devices to show up in
the df command? Many of my users complain about no longer being able to tell
the status of removable media storage, especially from the command line.

--
Roger Oberholtzer
OPQ Systems AB

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