Re: [PATCH] eject improvement - Nautilus bugzilla # 151840.

On Thu, 2004-12-16 at 02:48 +0100, Maciej Katafiasz wrote:
> Dnia 15-12-2004, śro o godzinie 09:47 +0100, Alexander Larsson napisał:
> > For the nautilus patch, I didn't try it, but it seems that it adds both
> > the "eject" and an "unmount" item to the menu. I don't like that, as it
> > unnecessary exposes the unmount operations for something that doesn't
> > need it (when do you unmount but not eject a cd?)
> When I'm re-writing a CD-RW disc with g-v-m running. This is quite
> annoying scenario actually, as it creates vicious circle (umount -- auto
> eject happens, insert -- auto mount happens), and writing over a mounted
> CD-RW causes bad things to happen -- horrible de-sync of shown stuff
> with its actual contents at best.

Well. nautilus-cd-burner does:
a) locks the hal device when requesting the user to insert a cd,
prohibiting g-v-m to mount it.
b) Automatically unmounts the cdrom if its already mounted when you
start to write.

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