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SubjectRe: I can eject a mounted CD
On 20 Apr 2001 09:49:55 +0200, Giuliano Pochini wrote:
> >> [Giu@Jay Giu]$ eject /mnt/cdmac/ umount: /dev/sr0 is not in the fstab (and
> >> you are not root) eject: unmount of `/dev/sr0' failed
> Eject(1) is suid.

No, it's not on proper installations.
$ ls -l /usr/bin/eject
17k -rwxr-xr-x 1 root root 16k Jan 29 01:14

You need to have write access to the device to eject it.
I guess you use something like /dev/cdrom as the device for the mount
point /mnt/cdmac, /dev/cdrom being a symlink to /dev/sr0.
Try 'eject /dev/cdrom' you'll probably have more luck.



/Bastien Nocera

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