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Remount a usb disk in Gnome without physically removing and reinserting

Terminal - Remount a usb disk in Gnome without physically removing and reinserting
eject /dev/sdb; sleep 1; eject -t /dev/sdb
2009-10-11 23:16:49
User: Escher
Functions: eject sleep
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Remount a usb disk in Gnome without physically removing and reinserting

Remounts a usb disk /dev/sdb, without having to physically remove and reinsert. (Gnome desktop)

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doesn't work in my rhel gnome. using 'eject' the drive isn't seen again until it's reseated. if I replace the first eject with 'umount' it's still listed in fdisk -l, but not remounted.

Comment by random_bob 249 weeks and 1 day ago

Doesn't work for me either.. How do I make this work?

Comment by vinnie_ 247 weeks and 4 days ago

you have to do it as root

Comment by Escher 149 weeks and 6 days ago

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