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unmount

(1) To disconnect a disk drive or optical disc from a computer. When a user selects "eject" to evacuate an optical disc from the computer, the operating system unmounts the medium. Contrast with mount.

(2) To remove a disk or tape cartridge from the drive. See cartridge.
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You may need to power-cycle client and server machines, or unmount and remount file systems in between benchmark runs to ensure that the caches have a cold start.
If even marginally successful, however, it will not require reboot of OS's or unmount and remount for file systems or reinitialization of applications.
The snow blade is easy to mount and unmount once the mount kit has been bolted to the tractor frame.
In both cases, users can "eject" or unmount the drives when done, Sinofsky wrote.
Until operating systems, like Windows NT, include commands to mount and unmount disks and have more robust recovery mechanisms, manufacturers and integrators need to address these issues by bolting on their proprietary file system solutions.
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Figure 1 is the Time Difference image of the back side of an unmounted BGA device.
Later, he unmounted the ski and came to the beach to meet officials of the sports department and kick-start the unveiling ceremony.