I have been trying for a while to view files, hidden by a mount on my device sporting Debian 6, to no avail, and being new to Linux, I am compelled to ask the question: How do you view files hidden by ...
Is it possible to umount the partition, whose files/directories are in use? The underlying files and directories are in memory so un-mounting the partition is technically safe (I guess). But umount ...
All, I have a SUSE SLES 11 box running samba. I am running this command: mount -t cifs //ip/dir1/dir2 /mnt/backups -o username=user,password=pwd,domain=domain Which works and mounts the drive ...
I often have trouble unnounting filesystems because compton is keeping a subdirectory open. Here is one line from lsof I have right now: compton 30043 valmi cwd DIR ...
I often experience a problem to umount a directory: umount /mnt/dir umount: /mnt/dir: device is busy There are many reasons why the device is busy. Sometimes there are processes running which have ...
I'm trying to setup a Linux system that runs from an LVM-formatted image file. After some tinkering with the initramfs and boot options I managed to make it up and running by mounting the host file ...
Is there a (safe) way to umount all partitions on all attached usb devices (usb-hdds, usb-sticks) with a single commandline command, including several encrypted luks partitions? Only the partitions ...