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  • odvdveer
    Are you logged in on the root account? Olga
    Message 1 of 9 , Feb 1, 2005
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      Are you logged in on the root account?

      Olga

      --- In nslu2-general@yahoogroups.com, "Krusty The Clown"
      <tempbart@e...> wrote:
      >
      > When I do the "chmod 777" command it gave me an error message saying
      > the directory is read-only file system. What should I do now?
      >
      >
      >
      > --- In nslu2-general@yahoogroups.com, "odvdveer" <odvdveer@h...>
      > wrote:
      > >
      > > Try chmod 777 on the directory. If it works write a file from your
      > pc
      > > to the slug and check ownership of this file.
      > >
      > > Olga
      > >
      > > --- In nslu2-general@yahoogroups.com, "Krusty The Clown"
      > > <tempbart@e...> wrote:
      > > >
      > > > I have this same problem but with one drive. I can read all the
      > > > files, but I am not able to write to any of the files or add new
      > one
      > > > when I access it in My computer as a mapped drive with the admin
      > > > user id. It is a maxtor 300GB. The permissions are "drwxrwxr-
      > x"
      > > > and the user "admin" and the group "everyone" for all the files
      > and
      > > > folders. I would really appreciate it if someone could help me
      > fix
      > > > this problem.
      > > >
      > > >
      > > > --- In nslu2-general@yahoogroups.com, unix fan <unix_fan@y...>
      > wrote:
      > > > >
      > > > > --- mwmccaw <mwmccaw@y...> wrote:
      > > > >
      > > > > >
      > > > > > I tried telnetting to the nslu2 by its assigned
      > > > > > name, and got
      > > > > > a "failed to connect" message.
      > > > > > Thanks,
      > > > > > Mike
      > > > >
      > > > > You have to enable telnet and you need to have an
      > > > > account that allows telnet in.
      > > > >
      > > > > To have an account ready for telnet into the box:
      > > > > http://www.tomsnetworking.com/Sections-article85.php
      > > > >
      > > > > To enable telnet:
      > > > > http://192.168.1.77/Management/telnet.cgi
      > > > >
      > > > > If you take the drive and hook it up to a Linux
      > > > > system, you can do essentially the same thing.
      > > > >
      > > > > Don't have a Linux system? Use Knoppix to boot from CD
      > > > > and it will leave your existing Windows system
      > > > > untouched.
      > > > > The steps in brief (I'm assuming your OK with Linux
      > > > > use):
      > > > > 1. Download the knoppix iso image:
      > > > > http://www.knoppix.org/
      > > > > 2. Burn ISO image to a bootable CD
      > > > > 3. Detach the external USB drive from the NSLU2
      > > > > 4. Attach the drive to the shutdown Windows box
      > > > > 5. Power up, Boot up knoppix from CD
      > > > >
      > > > > Once you are on a Linux system, do the comparisons.
      > > > > 6. Explore file permissions on the usb drive. If the
      > > > > partions are not mounted by the knoppix CD, the first
      > > > > partition can be mounted via a command such as
      > > > > mount /dev/sda1 /mnt/usb
      > > > > cd /mnt/usb
      > > > > 7. To explore second partition,
      > > > > umount /mnt/usb
      > > > > mount /dev/sda2 /mnt/usb
      > > > >
      > > > > I hope this helps and does not confuse you more.
      > > > > God luck amigo.
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