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Old 11-27-2001, 01:18 PM   #1
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Question easy question - umount /mnt/cdrom ?

Running RH 7.1

When I run umount /mnt/cdrom i get:
umount: /mnt/cdrom: device is busy

How do I make it not busy?
Old 11-27-2001, 02:00 PM   #2
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Is there a disc in there still doing suntin'? If not I guess you could kill it. lol Drastic, probably...At the moment i'm only two cups of coffee into my day. Type ps x and find the ID and kill it. Not a permenant fix, but it's fun. Hehe...This has been my brain-dead dumb-arse post of the day.
There is obviously something else happening here. How is it being mounted?
Old 11-27-2001, 02:24 PM   #3
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make sure your not accessing the disc in anyway, like an open file manager window looking at the files on the disc.. if your in X of course looking at the files..
can you still cd into the directory to look at the disc contents..?
you can try the eject command and see if that does anything...


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