Re: eject cdrom
On Thu, Jul 21, 2005 at 02:30:10PM -0700, Enrique Morfin wrote:
> > Have you tried using "eject /dev/hdc" ? Is the cd
> > mounted while you try to
> > do this ? Have you tried ejecting the cd without it
> > being mounted?
> The cd is umounted.
> i have tried /dev/hdc, /cdrom, cdrom, /cdrom/,
> /dev/cdrom, and all with the same result:
> eject: unable to eject, last error: Invalid argument
> any other idea?
"/dev/hdc" may be owned by "disk." if that's the case
you could try this:
a. add yourself to the "disk" group, which may
pose some sort of security risk. (the pros
should chime in on that.) or
b. change the ownership of "/dev/hdc" from "disk"