So did you put a write-protected floppy in, and try and mount it read/write?
That's not going to work.... ----- Original Message ----- From: "Rob Lahaye" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> Subject: mount & umount read-only floppy: unmount failed: Input/output error ?? > > > Hi, > > I created the installation floppy from "kern.flp". Removed it from the > drive, to make it read-only. > I then put it back into the drive and do, as root: > > # mount -t ufs /dev/fd0 /mnt > # umount /dev/fd0 > umount: unmount of /mnt failed: Input/output error > # > > It's still mounted! I have to take the floppy out of the drive, make > it read/write, put it back in the drive and do the umount. Then it's OK. > > The following is also fine: > > # mount -t ufs -o rdonly /dev/fd0 /mnt > # umount /dev/fd0 > > > Is this normal, or what? > Thanks, > Rob. > > > > _______________________________________________ > [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list > http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions > To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]" > _______________________________________________ [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"