bug of feature?

Simon L. Nielsen simon at FreeBSD.org
Sat Oct 2 12:59:34 PDT 2004

On 2004.10.02 22:20:09 +0400, Toxa wrote:
> On 6.0-CURRENT I have this:
> 1. Plug in usb flash memory drive
> 2. 'mount_msdosfs /dev/da0s1 /mnt/flash'
> 3. Plug  OUT the drive

After this point it's quite undefined what's going to happen (since
you remove a mounted device), and it's not unlikely that you will get
a kernel panic...

At some point this situation might be handled more gracefully, but at
the moment there is just one solution "don't do that" :-).

Simon L. Nielsen
FreeBSD Documentation Team
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