Bug 5525 - floppy does not get unmounted
Summary: floppy does not get unmounted
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: gmc
Version: 6.1
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Preston Brown
QA Contact:
Depends On:
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Reported: 1999-10-04 22:29 UTC by Yil-Kyu Kang
Modified: 2008-05-01 15:37 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2000-02-24 03:44:13 UTC

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Description Yil-Kyu Kang 1999-10-04 22:29:27 UTC
The Floppy disk does not get unmounted when a user logout of

Comment 1 Johan Walles 1999-12-27 11:46:59 UTC
I can confirm this on both October GNOME and the GNOME version originally
shipped with RH61, both on Intel.

Comment 2 Cristian Gafton 2000-02-15 22:19:59 UTC
Is this a gdm issue?

Comment 3 Bernhard Rosenkraenzer 2000-02-16 15:23:59 UTC
I'd guess it's automount's doing.

Comment 4 Preston Brown 2000-02-16 16:45:59 UTC
is it supposed to get unmounted?  I suppose it's a good idea.  Opinions guys?
We could do it in the shutdown handler function in gmc, right?

Comment 5 Preston Brown 2000-02-24 03:44:59 UTC
this is too controversial and non-standard to fix right now.

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