Bug 59326 - eject -a off disables also auto-close
eject -a off disables also auto-close
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: eject (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Ngo Than
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Reported: 2002-02-05 09:42 EST by Stas Sergeev
Modified: 2008-05-01 11:38 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2002-02-05 09:44:40 EST
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Patch to work around the problem (679 bytes, patch)
2002-02-05 09:44 EST, Stas Sergeev
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Description Stas Sergeev 2002-02-05 09:42:35 EST
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User-Agent: Mozilla/4.78 [en] (X11; U; Linux 2.4.17 i686)

Description of problem:
eject -a off must disable only eject on unmount, but it also disables auto-close
on mount, which is annoying. It uses ioctl() CDROMEJECT_SW, but kernel messes
this ioctl with auto-close. As a workaround CDROM_[SEC|CLEAR]_OPTIONS can be
used with CDO_AUTO_EJECT as argument.
The attached patch does this and also fixes a warning about implicit exit().

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Steps to Reproduce:
1. eject
2. eject -a off
3. mount /mnt/cdrom

Actual Results:  mount: No medium found

Expected Results:  closed tray and mounted cd-rom

Additional info:

Well, this is a kernel bug probably...
Comment 1 Stas Sergeev 2002-02-05 09:44:35 EST
Created attachment 44540 [details]
Patch to work around the problem
Comment 2 Ngo Than 2002-02-05 14:13:19 EST
it's added in eject-2.0.12-3. Thanks for your patch file.

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