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To:Kristof Provost From:Frank Lichtenheld Subject:Bug#659904: eject: Can\'t eject based on mount point / partition Date:Sun, 19 Feb 2012 20:30:19 +0100
 

Am 14. Februar 2012 18:30 schrieb Kristof Provost <kristof@sigsegv.be>:
> I use eject to unmount and eject my iPod (i.e. stop mass-storage mode).
> This fails with kernel 3.2.0 (and also with 3.1.0 I believe).
>
> (The iPod data partition is /dev/sdb2, mounted on /mnt/ipod)
>
>> # eject /mnt/ipod
>> eject: unable to eject, last error: Inappropriate ioctl for device
>
> The following does succeed:
>> sudo eject /dev/sdb
>

Thanks for the report and the analysis. Will look into it.

Gruesse,

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Frank Lichtenheld <djpig@debian.org>



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