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    SubjectRe: Ejecting a mounted CD-ROM works :-(
    On Fri, Feb 19, 1999 at 08:30:14AM +0100, Gerd Knorr wrote:
    > If you ask the kernel for ejecting the cdrom (CDROMEJECT ioctl), you'll
    > get a EBUSY.
    >
    > cdrecord talks directly to the device (via generic scsi), therefore
    > the kernel can't block the eject attempt.

    Should we disallow generic scsi access to a device that's otherwise in use?
    How hard is this to do?

    Jeff
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