Card readers

Carl waldbie at verizon.net
Sat Dec 10 15:05:31 GMT 2005


On Friday 09 December 2005 1:25 pm, John Terry wrote:
> Hi list,
>
> I have a 8 in 1 USB 2 card reader.  When I plug the device (with a CF in
> the slot)  the device is detected and  gets mounted automatically.
>
> %mount
>  /dev/sdb1 on /media/EOS_DIGITAL type vfat
> (rw,noexec,nosuid,nodev,quiet,shortname=winnt,uid=1000,gid=1000,umask=077)
>
> The automatically launched konqueror has the following path in the address
> bar:
> media:/sdb1
>
> On konqueror it gives an error:
> An error occurred while loading media:/sdb1:
> The file or folder media:/sdb1 does not exist.
>
> But, I can access files through /media/EOS_DIGITAL on the shell.
>
> I am not fussed about the konqueror issue, how do I un-mount the device?
>
> When I try:
> %umount /media/EOS_DIGITAL
> umount: /media/EOS_DIGITAL is not in the fstab (and you are not root)
>
> I have to use:
> %sudo umount /media/EOS_DIGITAL
>
> Is there is a way to un-mount as a normal user?
>
> TIA
>
> John
Try using pumount instead.

Carl W.



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