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    cd won't eject
    I have a powerbook G4, and it apparently has a disc stuck in the drive. There is no icon for the disc anywhere that I have looked. Help would be greatly appreciated.

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    Member Since
    Aug 10, 2004
    15" PB 1.5, 512 ram, superdrive, one sexy computer!
    go here and try these things they suggest.

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    Oct 30, 2004
    San Antonio, Texas
    PowerMac G4 Cube 450mhz 832mb
    shut it down, hold down the mouse while starting up, if you have no external mouse, hold down the left click button on the powerbook

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    Mar 09, 2004
    Miami FL
    G4 1Ghz OS X 10.4.7
    You can also use the umount command in the terminal:
    umount - unmount filesystems

    umount [-fv] special | node
    umount -a | -A [-fv] [-h host] [-t type]

    The umount command calls the unmount(2) system call to remove a special
    device or the remote node (rhost:path) from the filesystem tree at the
    point node. If either special or node are not provided, the appropriate
    information is taken from the fstab(5) file.

    The options are as follows:

    -a All the filesystems described in fstab(5) are unmounted.

    -A All the currently mounted filesystems except the root are

    -f The filesystem is forcibly unmounted. Active special devices type 'man umount' (no ' ' ) in terminal for more

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