USB thumb drive pulled and icon left on desktop - how do I remove it??

Karl F. Larsen klarsen1 at
Tue Jan 20 12:56:38 UTC 2009

Derek Broughton wrote:
> Karl F. Larsen wrote:
>>     Well I have NO idea what your talking about. Fstab has no control
>> over mount that I am aware of and it is just the way mount works.
> Why do you keep doing this to yourself?  "man mount" and the "user" and 
> "users" options should make it entirely obvious just how much fstab controls 
> mount.
> You got this almost right...
    Fstab does NOT control mount, it USES mount. Here is my fstab and 
notice there is no /dev/sda2 in fstab.

# <file system> <mount point>   <type>  <options>       <dump>  <pass>
proc            /proc           proc    defaults        0       0
# /dev/sda6
UUID=8713c541-dffa-4fd2-b22b-e600afacbab2 /               ext3    
relatime,errors=remount-ro 0       1
# /dev/sda3
UUID=77cb374a-6349-427e-9b57-ea6776f4a52d none            swap    
sw              0       0
/dev/scd0       /media/cdrom0   udf,iso9660 user,noauto,exec,utf8 0       0
# /dev/sda5       /home       ext3     defaults        1   2
UUID=40cb6175-3c6e-4a7f-ae57-083cccbbba63 /home  ext3 defaults 1  2



	Karl F. Larsen, AKA K5DI
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