Oracle Linux: How To Unmount A Busy Mount Point (Device Busy)
(Doc ID 1277636.1)
Last updated on OCTOBER 25, 2023
Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 4.4 and later Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Version N/A and later Linux x86 Linux x86-64 Linux Itanium
Most storage administration activities require that a file system be unmounted; all open files on the file system must be closed first or umount(8) will fail. Resources such as lsof(8) may reveal the offending process, but if not alternatives to a system reboot may be preferred.
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