These Aren't Roasted! Most flash drives are FAT16 or FAT32 and most external hard disks are NTFS. This can be configured as shown below. Was in the middle of a change window at work and couldn't figure out who was tying up the mount. http://ibuildsystem.com/ubuntu-cannot/ubuntu-cannot-unmount-usb.php
How is Anti Aliasing Implemented in Ray Tracing? If you are currently in that directory, umount will refuse to unmount. Reply dji says: December 6, 2008 at 1:02 am Thank you for the advice the "umount -l /mnt/winxp" woked nicely ðŸ™‚ Reply Pingback: Backups save the day Mean Gene says: December You could easily edit your answer and make it an answer but currently how it is written seems more like a comment. https://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=1767375
Reply Anonymous says: September 2, 2008 at 8:23 pm i use umount -lfr /mnt/sambamountofboxthatsshutdown l for lazyness f for forced unmount for unreachable networked storage r for just in case unmounting MathSciNet review alert? Work has got in the way, somewhat! I'm assuming its because its a network drive and I can't see the processes of other computers accessing the drive.
On a related note, you can use the pgrep command to filter running processes. Umount Device Is Busy Do we know Ford's old name? I had to use exportfs -ua to remove the lock. –FuePi Apr 14 '15 at 8:36 add a comment| Your Answer draft saved draft discarded Sign up or log in http://askubuntu.com/questions/12633/usb-drive-doesnt-unmount if you want spaces you need to use an underscore or dash) After I had the name I clicked on the green check mark to apply the settings .
Otherwise, they will be named "disk", "disk-1" and so on. Saved my butt. Let's say the device is /dev/sdb1, the filesystem is FAT16 or FAT32 (like it is for most USB flash drives), and we want to mount it at /media/external (having already created Think about this.
Thanks, again Nifty Adv Reply May 25th, 2011 #6 Toz View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message Staff Emeritus Join Date Jun 2005 Location Toronto, Canada BeansHidden! http://askubuntu.com/questions/340766/ubuntu-server-udev-automount-cant-unmount-this-usb-drive-any-idea Symmetric group action on Young Tableaux How do I deal with my current employer not respecting my decision to leave? Linux Umount Usb vBulletin ©2000 - 2016, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd. I've always used #fuser -m /[mountpoint] Then, kill the process ID, but this works great especially on NFS Reply Alberto Rojas says: August 20, 2009 at 6:24 pm Another tip: I
and add the ls grep part –FreeSoftwareServers Jan 7 at 2:57 All content is important. this content I want to know, if I remove a drive from my SQL table (effectively taking it offline) how, or even is, there a way to umount a busy device? Adv Reply May 26th, 2011 #9 nifty542 View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message Gee! Limit computation technology in a futuristic society Why is the 'You talking to me' speech from the movie 'Taxi Driver' so famous?
anyway, sorted that, and the -l switch worked like a charm ðŸ™‚ Reply Lucas says: June 16, 2016 at 9:01 am many many thanks. share|improve this answer answered Dec 15 '09 at 14:56 Lars Tackmann 160117 add a comment| up vote 1 down vote Larsks wrote: "You will see this behavior if you have mounted GO OUT AND VOTE How do I deal with my current employer not respecting my decision to leave? http://ibuildsystem.com/ubuntu-cannot/ubuntu-cannot-copy-to-usb-hard-drive.php lsof | grep '/dev/sda1' (or whatever the mounted device is to target process) pkill target_process (kills busy proc.
Can you unmount it using the terminal? Not the answer you're looking for? Reply iceolate says: January 7, 2009 at 5:00 am Didn't work for me.
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Will I get the same result if I use 18-55mm lens at 55mm (full zoom) and 55-200mm lens at 55mm (no zoom), if not, then why? Browse other questions tagged 10.10 usb usb-drive nautilus-elementary unmount or ask your own question. Insert the bus id in the following command, using the format 0000:00:xx.x sudo sh -c 'echo -n "0000:00:xx.x" > unbind' Buffer I/O Errors If you see errors related to Buffer I/O http://ibuildsystem.com/ubuntu-cannot/ubuntu-cannot-resolve.php share|improve this answer edited Nov 25 '15 at 18:24 answered Nov 14 '13 at 4:17 Amit Verma 1,57721115 3 Note: -l here is a lowercase L (for "lazy unmounting"). (
The other day I started fiddling with it to see if I could fix the unable to unmount as you're not root problem and ended up commenting the whole thing out. udev 10M 452K 9.6M 5% /dev ... /dev/sdb1 3.8G 525M 3.3G 14% /media/usbhd-sdb1When I log through GDM then the problem does not exists anymore. i7 4790K 4.4GHz, ASRock Z97 Extreme6, 16GB 2400MHz, GTX 970, Arch x86_64 Offline #6 2010-03-12 15:28:54 Painless Member Registered: 2006-02-06 Posts: 177 Re: [SOLVED] Unable to unmount USB drive (automatically mounted As they, say use fuser -vm /dev/sdc1 Reply Ted Smith says: February 22, 2010 at 7:41 am Niall, God (if he does exists and is ‘black' as it stated in Malcolm-X
I will try the MNT_DETACH though. It's not enough that it tells you the device is busy, it should tell you why it's busy. Reply Christian says: April 20, 2012 at 1:43 pm Steve: No, it is not. share|improve this answer answered Dec 11 '10 at 16:54 tinhed 1,82921425 add a comment| Not the answer you're looking for?