[Clug-tech] Procedure for removing USB drives
carlsonmark at gmail.com
Tue Nov 28 09:46:22 PST 2006
On 11/28/06, Jon <me at jonwatson.ca> wrote:
> Mark Carlson wrote:
> > Have you tried just running umount on it?
> That's my M.O. when not in a GUI. When in a GUI, as Mitchell pointed
> out, right-click and 'eject' works well.
> I've had the same thing happen and it's annoying. Umount will
> unfailingly tell me the drive is busy if it hasn't copied all of its
> data regardless of whether the light is on or not.
Well, you could always do a umount -f, but that probably wouldn't get
around the 'sync' problem :-(
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