one problem which seems simple but i've faced many times is when i've used cd & want to eject, however i'm not in /dev/cdrom/... in any of my Xterms but it gives the message that the the CD drive is busy.
the only thing i could do is /etc/init.d/volmgt stop & eject the CD manually but it doesn't seem reasonable,Pls. give me any comments you know.
If you do lsof /mnt/cdrom
it will tell you which processes are using the cdrom. If you are using a GUI you may find that File Managers seem to hang on to your drive for an inordinate amount of time.
If you are ruthless, like myself, you can just kill them.
I had the same Problem on Solaris. I had an share on the CD-ROM in my NFS Server, and I just uncommended the line in /etc/dfs/dfstab and the problem was gone. Maybe thats the problem if you share your drive..
I have a 320 GB drive which dual boots Windows and Debian:
Disk /dev/sda: 320.1 GB, 320072933376 bytes
255 heads, 63 sectors/track, 38913 cylinders, total 625142448 sectors
Units = sectors of 1 * 512 = 512 bytes
Sector size (logical/physical): 512 bytes / 512 bytes
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We have a filesystem mystery on our hands. Given:
2 machines, A and Aa.
Machine Aa is the problem machine.
Machine A is running Ubuntu, kernel 18.104.22.168 #1 SMP Wed Feb 20 08:46:16 CST 2008 x86_64 GNU/Linux. Machine Aa is running RHEL5.3, kernel 2.6.18-128.el5 #1 SMP Wed Dec 17 11:41:38... (2 Replies)
Anyone know how I can map a windows drive to an apache shared drive?
In my httpd.conf file, I have:
Alias /merc_rpts/ "/u/merc_rpts/"
I'm able to bring up a browser and see the contents of this folder.
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