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Re: [opensuse] umount automounted media
  • From: Joseph Loo <jloo@xxxxxxx>
  • Date: Tue, 13 Feb 2007 19:09:48 -0800
  • Message-id: <45D27D7C.1000601@xxxxxxx>
Roger Oberholtzer wrote:
> 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.
>
>
Have you tried "more /proc/mounts". It list all the mounted devices. The
alternative is to do a "df -a"

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Joseph Loo
jloo@xxxxxxx

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