Re: Cannot mount cdrom
> Hi All. Can anyone help with this? I get the message
> /devhdc already mounted or /cdrom busy
> when I try to mount the cdrom. Tried top, fuser and ps l to try and find out
> the pid to kill whatever process is using cdrom but nothing.
> Is the only way to reboot or is there another way?
> Any and all help appreciated.
To list the process ID's for all users accessing /dev/hdc :
If you simply want to terminate them "right-off" :
lsof -t /dev/hdc | kill -9
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