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Sprinterdriver

Member Since 10 Aug 2017
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In Topic: Ejecting media

14 August 2017 - 08:02 PM

Under View - Side pane make sure you have selected "Places". Or Just click down the arrow next to "Directory Tree" and select "Places"

Thank you  :)

 

 

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Now I also receive same error as OP mention in first post. At least terminal/sudo always works.

In Topic: PCMIA card with USB2 and FIrewire - pen drive not detected

14 August 2017 - 07:32 PM

Thanks, I'll try.

There is of coure one thing that I forgot to specify clear. When inserting a usb volume into the laptop native usb ports, it always works and it always appears in places with correct volume name. It is only when the usb drive is connected to the pcmia extension card, that it is not automatically mounted.

 

And my first post was a bit poor, because the codelines pasted from Terminal was done while the pen drive was inserted into another usb port and was working (auto mounted).

 

 

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Ok, there is more problems.  The lsblk command doesn't reveal sdb1 (as expected).

sprinterdriver@TravelMate:~$ sudo lshw -businfo | grep 'USB6' -i -A1 -B1
[sudo] password for sprinterdriver:
pci@0000:02:00.3              bus            USB 2.0 Controller
usb@6             usb6        bus            EHCI Host Controller
usb@6:1                       generic        Mass Storage Device
sprinterdriver@TravelMate:~$ lsblk
NAME   MAJ:MIN RM  SIZE RO TYPE MOUNTPOINT
sda      8:0    0 55,9G  0 disk
├─sda1   8:1    0  762M  0 part /boot
├─sda2   8:2    0 13,5G  0 part /
├─sda3   8:3    0  1,9G  0 part [SWAP]
├─sda4   8:4    0    1K  0 part
├─sda5   8:5    0  2,5G  0 part /tmp
├─sda6   8:6    0  5,6G  0 part /var
└─sda7   8:7    0 31,7G  0 part /home
sr0     11:0    1 1024M  0 rom

In Topic: Error message when trying to reboot or power off after system update

14 August 2017 - 06:59 PM

Yess - thank you so very much :D

 

After I did run those four commands, I didn't get the reboot/poweroff options back imediately, but after I rebootet by terminal, everything seems to be normal again.

 

I'll write this list of commands down in case of later use - Is this the "universal solution" for cases of upgrades going bad ?

In Topic: Ejecting media

13 August 2017 - 11:05 AM

Hi. I doesn't find any arrow (K_clas is the name of the volume on the usb pen drive).

shot-2017-08-13-media-folder.png

 

Nor doesn't the right click menu (on the K_clas icon) offer any choice to unmount (print screen feature refuses to store any image as long as the right click menu is visible).

In Topic: Ejecting media

12 August 2017 - 10:11 PM

Hi guys.

 

I'm sorry if I hijacks the thread, but my question should be relevant still.

 

In other distros, the usb pen drives is symbolized by a temporarly desktop icon. If you want to eject the media, then right click on that icon. In Bodhi Linux, that doesn't work because I doesn't see any desktop icon appear - but I still have normal access to the contents of the usb stick.

 

Is there other ways to eject usb drives, e.g. from within PCManFM ?

 

I'm still a Linux newbie, so here is the commands and outputs from my terminal when ejecting an usb drive (thanks DOOMguy)

sprinterdriver@TravelMate:~$ df -h
Filesystem      Size  Used Avail Use% Mounted on
udev            234M     0  234M   0% /dev
tmpfs            50M  2,8M   48M   6% /run
/dev/sda2        14G  3,2G  9,4G  26% /
tmpfs           250M  156K  250M   1% /dev/shm
tmpfs           5,0M  4,0K  5,0M   1% /run/lock
tmpfs           250M     0  250M   0% /sys/fs/cgroup
/dev/sda5       2,5G  3,8M  2,4G   1% /tmp
/dev/sda6       5,6G  945M  4,2G  19% /var
/dev/sda7        32G   40M   30G   1% /home
/dev/sda1       734M   45M  636M   7% /boot
tmpfs            50M   76K   50M   1% /run/user/1000
/dev/sdb1       7,3G  2,6G  4,7G  36% /media/K_CLAS
sprinterdriver@TravelMate:~$ umount /dev/sdb1
sprinterdriver@TravelMate:~$ eject /dev/sdb
eject: unable to open `/dev/sdb'
sprinterdriver@TravelMate:~$ eject /dev/sdb1
eject: unable to open `/dev/sdb'
sprinterdriver@TravelMate:~$ sudo eject /dev/sdb1
[sudo] password for sprinterdriver:
sprinterdriver@TravelMate:~$