f8 boots!

Gene Heskett gene.heskett at verizon.net
Tue Dec 18 00:04:16 UTC 2007


On Monday 17 December 2007, Mikkel L. Ellertson wrote:
>Gene Heskett wrote:
>> I got it to mount from the f8 side and copied over about 30GB of stuff,
>> but thought I'd add it to fstab.  On the reboot it of course upchucked all
>> over itself and dropped me to a shell to fix it.  Unforch, I cannot find a
>> way to fix it because its mounted read-only EVEN if I changed the kernel
>> lines argument from ro to rw.
>>
>> So how DO I get write perms to the filesystem so I can fix /etc/fstab?
>
>mount -o rw,remount <mount point>
>
>or
>
>mount -w -o remount <mount point>
>
>Mikkel

Thanks Mikkel, I'd forgotten the -o bit. :(  At 73, CRS has set in.  That and 
2 or 3 years since I last used it.

-- 
Cheers, Gene
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