Re: Volume handling proposal

On Thu, 2003-09-18 at 09:21, Tuomas Kuosmanen wrote:
> Unlike Mac floppy drives PC floppies and probably zip disks can
> be ejected physically

It's been a long time since I threw away my blue external 100M zip
drive, but I remember that the drive as "locked" once it was mounted,
and hitting eject did nothing.

I think on Windows the OS noticed you hit the eject button, flushed its
cache, and then sent an eject command.  Of course, I may be totally
wrong, but on Linux I know the button did nothing until the disk was

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