[PLUG] w810i on mandriva 2008

Swapnil Bhartiya arnieswap at yahoo.com
Mon Aug 25 02:18:56 PDT 2008


> wrote:
> > > Yes. But though it unmounts it is not ejected.
> >
> > Does it mount?
> 
> Yes. It is the "safely remove" I am worried
> about.
> 
> >
> >
> > >  In the sense that the light is on ( sandisk ).
> >
> > Lights don't really matter AFAIK, try unmounting
> from CLI
> >
> How do I know it has been cleanly unmounted?
> I don't want data corruption nor a dead USB card.
> 
> >
> > >  There is a meesage from kio_mounthelper....
> > >  that device unmounted but not ejected.
> >
> > Do you have eject installed? Probably that could be
> the case?
> 
> Yes. On Ubuntu it works like a charm....light and all.
> 
> >
> >
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There is this issue in Mandriva, I faced it too. Every time I have to become root on terminal and then unmount. As non-root user it will not un-mount. In my Ubuntu, it works seamlessly.

Swapnil


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