Re: USB drive mounted Read-only; what to do ?
On Fri 19 Dec 2014 at 05:45:33 -0300, Renaud OLGIATI wrote:
> I plug in a USB pen drive, and launch dd to copy an iso image.
> # dd bs=4M if=debian-live-7.6.0-amd64-rescue.iso of=/dev/sdi && sync
Thee is no need to be root to copy the ISO.
> dd: opening `/dev/sdi': Read-only file system
It contains am ISO9660 file system which, by design, is read-only.
> Is there a way to force it to mount read-write ?
Nothing is mounted during the reading and writing process.