[Date Prev][Date Next] [Thread Prev][Thread Next] [Date Index] [Thread Index]

Re: i just fucked up my system big time



On Tuesday April 19 2005 9:12 am, brandon wrote:
> Being the total noob i am, i changed
> /dev/hdb5       /               ext3    defaults,errors=remount-ro
> in my fstab, to
> /dev/hdb5       /               ext3   
> defaults,utf8,errors=remount-ro
>
> and now whenever i boot up i get / mounted as readonly, rendering
> me unable to change it back. is the any way i could find a way to
> edit the file?

Oh, that's no big deal.  Get a Knoppix disc and boot from that, mount 
the drive and edit to $YOUR_HD_PATH_GOES_HERE/etc/fstab

-- 
Paul Johnson
Email and Instant Messenger (Jabber): baloo@ursine.ca
http://ursine.ca/~baloo/

Attachment: pgpCtLf6oZkvA.pgp
Description: PGP signature


Reply to: