Graceful Shutdown of USB drives.

Charles Curley charlescurley at charlescurley.com
Fri Jun 4 14:54:12 MDT 2010


On Fri, 4 Jun 2010 10:09:52 -0700
Von Fugal <von at fugal.net> wrote:

> Just a thought, but maybe the difference with "Safely remove drive"
> (besides that it spins down) is that it unmounts all filesystems on
> the device, making it safe to remove the device as a whole, rather
> than unmounting what may or may not be the last FS left mounted on the
> device.
> 
> Von Fugal

Good point. I may experiment with that. In my copious free time.

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