Linux Tutorial Series

Linux Tutorial Series – 146 – Unmounting a device

Here is the video version, if you prefer it:

To unmount a device, type in the following command: (Ward, 2014)⁠

umount mountpoint

where mountpoint is the mount point of the device. Mind the spelling of the command.

Hope you learned something useful!


Ward, B. (2014). How Linux Works: What Every Superuser Should Know (2nd ed.). No Starch Press. Page 76

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