umount device busy

Polytropon freebsd at
Mon Jun 4 19:40:27 UTC 2012

On Mon, 04 Jun 2012 13:15:33 -0600, Gary Aitken wrote:
> Can you tell me where any of this is documented?
> I can't find squat about gamin.
> no man page and no docs in the /usr/local tree

Welcome to the realm of modern software and its aversion
against documentation. :-)

In such cases, you often need to use a web browser, google,
and search for keywords related to your problem.

> Checked the port options for gamin itself and see there's
> a place to turn on the poller, to that should solve that problem.

No, this setting is done in a configuration file (installed
version of course). The setting is

	poll /mnt/*
	poll /media/*


	poll /dev/*

or the like - not sure, I'm not using it.

> But where does one learn about disabling specific directories
> or other info?

In arbitrary web forums, wikis and user pages. :-)

Here's an example:

Of course you need to conclude to use either ~/.gaminrc for
your user, or something different than /etc/gamin/mandatory_gaminrc
for system-wide use.

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