Fwd: Re: [Kde-pim] KMail sits on the mounted floppy
amantia at kde.org
Mon Jun 21 08:27:32 BST 2004
I forward this to the core-devel, as Ingo thinks the bug might be in
KIO::get(). Any idea?
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Subject: Re: [Kde-pim] KMail sits on the mounted floppy
From: Ingo Klöcker <kloecker at kde.org>
Date: Mon, 21 Jun 2004 01:38:50 +0300
On Sunday 20 June 2004 11:41, Andras Mantia wrote:
> With SuSE 9.1 and KDE/KMail CVS HEAD I have a problem. If I mount a
> floppy and read something from it in the composer (for example
> Message->Insert File) I cannot unmount the floppy until I completely
> exit KMail. Closing the composer window (or sending the message) is
> not enough. lsof shows that KMail (and sometimes ispell, started by
> KMail I think) still uses my floppy. SuSE 9.1 uses subfs by default,
> but I disabled it and tried to mount manually, but the result is the
> same. Does anyone else see this problem?
We load the file with KIO::get(). I can't reproduce the problem with
SuSE 8.2, KDE 3_2, kdepim HEAD inserting a file from cdrom (I don't
have a floppy drive).
> A second problem would be when using floppy:/a/ instead of mounting
> the floppy. In this case the content is correctly shown, but when I
> try to insert the file, I get an error: "Could not access drive a:.
> The drive is still busy. Wait until it has stopped working and then
> try again.."
That would be a bug in KIO::get().
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