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Old 10-27-2009, 07:35 AM   #1
davinderes
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Post when upgrading linus os it gives an eroor: an error occurud unmounting the cd


when i upgade linux operating systemit gives an error :
an error occurod unmounting the cd
please make sure you are not accessing /mnt/source from the shell on tty2 and then click ok to try again
 
Old 10-27-2009, 09:42 AM   #2
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The problem could be as the message says:
- on tty2 there is a shell running - I suppose you started it
- in this shell you changed directory to /mnt/source - which is the place the CD is mounted to
It cannot be unmounted while something (as this) is still accessing it.

Go to that tty2, type "cd" or "cd /" and then try unmounting again.
(or: quit the shell - "exit" or "CTRL d")

HTH

Last edited by jomen; 10-27-2009 at 09:51 AM.
 
  


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