CD Eject

Alan Cox alan at
Fri Jan 6 11:51:47 UTC 2006

On Thu, Jan 05, 2006 at 02:18:37PM -0500, John (J5) Palmieri wrote:
> As for drives opening I would guess we could listen for the button press
> and do an unmount/eject.  The question is do we get eject button signals
> from the kernel.

Or from the hardware. Late ATA supports polling and the like for button
changes but AFAIK nobody ever implemented the user space polling tool and 
most drives don't support it

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