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Old 10-11-2003, 07:29 PM   #1
matt3333
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Question unmounting usb camera


Ok i finally got my usb camera installed and all configured. When i go to upload the pictures to my computer everything works fine then i close the window and unmount the device but i get the error "Could not unmount device. The reported error was :unmount: /home/Matt/FuijFilm: device is busy"... so i turned off my camera tried then and same error and then i tried to unplug it and same error??? Anyone know why this is happening and how i can fix it because inorder to uploat more pictures i need to restart....I believe... Thanx

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Old 10-11-2003, 11:16 PM   #2
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are you sure you are closing all window for the camera? i believe there is still an active window or your shell still in the /home/Matt/FuijFilm directory.....
 
Old 10-11-2003, 11:41 PM   #3
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ya i just close the window down i went into ps aux and i noticed usb_storage is open along with scsi_eh_1 i tried kill the pid # but that didnt work and they stayed opend i dunno???is there any other way to close this without it not unmounting???
Nope i check it made sure the shell wasnt in the dir and there wasnt another window opend...?


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Old 10-15-2003, 08:16 AM   #4
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Mine sometimes does the same thing and it always unmounts if I use issue the command with the -l switch:

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umount -l /mnt/camera
ewto
-who just noticed that this question was almost a year old... oops

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