Re: Ejecting a USB drive using Cygwin (sync)?
- Date: Thu, 25 Jan 2018 20:45:42 +0800
- From: Marco Atzeri <marco.atzeri@xxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: Ejecting a USB drive using Cygwin (sync)?
On 24/01/2018 07:36, Steven Penny wrote:
On Tue, 23 Jan 2018 14:13:24, Brian Inglis wrote:
I found the following utility works well without elevation - Windows
the original code location is reported
// eject -- Allow safe removal of USB thumb drive.
// - Command line tool to flush/dismount/eject USB drive.
// - Simpler than mouse clicking through taskbar "Safely Remove
// - Usable in batch file scripts.
// 02-Nov-2012 Tom Van Baak (tvb) www.LeapSecond.com/tools
The proper copyright is reported, the "..."
are clearly showing an extract posted in line.
// Per MSDN, follow procedure for safe removal of USB drive.
No, this is not the code from that site. The code is similar, but I see
at least removed some empty lines. If you are going to do so, you need to
clearly present said changes to the community - something like "adapted
http://..." or "modified from http://...", etc.
Software copyright - even open source license is serious, and you should
he was not providing a full functional code, not claiming ownership,
just highlighting the key calls.
It seems to me that you are barking to the wrong tree.
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