Originally Posted by RMHusers
I am very much a newbie. How do I unmount the drive? Will this corrupt or remove my progamming?
Actually the umount command works against partitions, not the entire drive. You can find out wht partitions are mounted with the mount command:
Then issue the umount command against the partition you want to umount. Fro example if you want to umount /dev/sda1 then:
You can get more information about the umount command by using the man pages: