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User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:1.7.3)
Description of problem:
Pressing the hardware eject button does not unmount and eject the cd
in the drive.
The cd in the drive is mounted.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
This is currently not a feature of HAL - Also, FYI, very few drives
support this operation.
Works in Windows..
That's because Windows, unlink Linux, doesn't use hard mounts so it
needs to lock the drive door.