USB drives and unmounting

Sidarth Dasari sidster802 at
Sun Jan 6 19:34:32 UTC 2008

Vadim Peretokin wrote:
> Hi,
> I wondering if any of the technical-minded people could please take a 
> look at this thread:
> Which is discussing the difficulties posed when unmounting removable 
> media. The problem at hand is that the "writing data" to device popups 
> seem to appear randomly, and also offer no progress bar, leaving you 
> wondering if the thing is frozen, or is it safe to remove or no.
> Thanks!
I also agree that it is a bit confusing. There should at least be a 
progress bar or some output that shows what its doing.

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