USB 3 drives and remounting

Brian Murray brian at
Thu Dec 15 23:54:14 UTC 2016

On Thu, Dec 15, 2016 at 06:45:02AM +0000, flocculant wrote:
> I've been seeing the bug wherein a usb3 drive remounts itself after you've
> ejected via file manager(s) for some time
> The issue has been kicking since 2011 (bug 792085 was reported in 2011)[1]
> Recently suse found a fix [2]
> Is this something that will eventually find it's way to us through kernel?

Yes, eventually since it seems to have been submitted to the upstream
kernel.  That being said it'd be good to get this fix SRU'ed into Ubuntu
16.04 and maybe Ubuntu 16.10.

Brian Murray
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