Bug#284853: kde: Media handling from desktop icon is broken
On Thursday 09 December 2004 02:15 am, Ronny Standtke wrote:
> Package: kde
> Version: 5:42
> Severity: important
> If I use the device icon on the KDE desktop or the devices:/ URL in
> konqueror to mount a CDROM/DVD I can not umount or eject the DVD without
> lots of errors:
What errors do you get? Do you try to unmount it while the removable media is
still open in konqueror? If so, try closing konqueror first and then
> If I just try to umount via the desktop icon the DVD gets umounted but
> the desktop icon does not change. It looks like nothing happened.
Yeah - it would be nice if the desktop watched the mount status (I'm not sure
how to do that, or even if that is possible) and updated the icon
> If I try to umount again via the desktop icon an error message pops up
> because the DVD was already umounted.
This is normal.
> If I try to eject the media via the desktop icon all I get is an error
> message popping up saying "eject /dev/xxx failed".
Is this while the media is still mounted?
> If I just use mount/umount/eject on the command line to handle removable
> media everything works fine. Because media handling in KDE via desktop
> icons works very good in all other distributions I know this must be a
> debian specific bug.
I don't see this problem on my KDE desktop with Debian, so it is also possible
it is a problem local to your configuration.