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  • Hard Drive / Volume (DroboPro) has suddenly became read only!? I think its due to a permission issue and i cannot correct it

    Bit concerned, my iMac seemed to crash yesterday... when i restarted the iMac .. i got the following message: OS X can’t repair the disk “DroboPro.” You can still open or copy files on the disk, but you can’t save changes to files on the disk. Back u

    October 11

  • Usb key suddenly became read only

    Hi, my usb key used to work fine between OS X and Windows XP. Now after it was removed from XP without unmounting it, it's read only on OS X. It's formatted in MS-DOS FAT 16 and Disk Utility can't reformat it. Any suggestion is welcome!Many USB keys

    November 30

  • External hard drive suddenly become read only

    For those who have been using an external hard drive on OS X (using NTFS file system) without any problem and suddenly one day the system has started mounting it as a read only file system, this is because the file system right now has some inconsist

    October 11

  • SOLVED: vfat filesystem suddenly becomes read only when running wine

    I did a pacman -Syu (it's been a couple of weeks or so) and since then I have a very strange problem. I have a vfat partition with World of Warcraft installed on it.  It is mounted as: /dev/sda10 /mnt/data vfat rw,noatime,user,umask=0000 0 0 When I r

    October 11

  • TM drive became read-only, only to be fixed by Verify Disk ?!?!

    Could one of you experts out there please explain this to me. My small brain can't wrap my mind around what happened - Yesterday I had to restore my system from a TM backup. After this, I decided to erase the TM drive and start backing up fresh. I di

    October 11

  • External Hard Drive became read-only [SOLVED]

    I have a seagate external hard drive formated to ntfs. I have been using it successfully with arch until recently. Now when I try to add files to it it refuses. I tried changing the permission back with sudo chmod ugo+rwx -R /media/FreeAgent\ Drive B

    October 11

  • Disk became read only

    After the last update my backup disk has become read-only and the Permissions are grayed out so I cannot change the setting. Any solutions? ThanksAfter doing a reboot it I waited a day but then I tried Time Machine for the heck of it and it worked. I

    November 30

  • NTFS External Hard Drive now read only

    Hello Everyone, For months I have been connecting a NTFS 1 TB Phantom Labs external hard drive to my mac book, to access my music collection, as well as store additional large files. Today, however, I found my external hard drive to be "read only,&qu

    October 11

  • External Hard Drive suddenly "Read Only"

    I have been successfully using an external drive (WD Passport, Mac OS Extended) as my "Home" folder for about a year. Yesterday it started acting funny, not letting me open applications then my iPhoto library began running very slow. So I relaun

    October 11

  • [Solved]please help with btrfs read only filesystem

    Yesterday I deleted a snapshot using the command sudo btrfs subvolume delete /snapshot-2014-**-** in which the snapshot-... is a snapshot I created eariler. But a few hours later I suddenly found that the file system became read-only. I reboot and th

    October 11

  • Read only filesystem problem

    Hi, I have a strange problem. After some time of running archlinux the root filesystem suddenly becomes read-only. It happened 3 times yet. I'm using LVM and the root volume is /dev/mapper/VG0-archlinux2 and filesystem type is reiserfs. If i tried to

    October 11

  • Display read only field in table / form from another vo

    i came across couple of scenarios where i had to bring a field in a table / from from other vo than on which most fields in table / form were based. in all cases i had to display the field from another vo as read only and there was only one record in

    October 11

  • Read Only and HTML Table Cell Attributes

    Hi Guys, I believe i have come accross a bug - i'm been working on a form that can be filled out and printed - when going into print for sake of the output looking nice i set the form element to read-only. As soon as an element such as a drop down bo

    October 11

  • Data Type field read only in Data source for transaction data (PC_FILE)

    Hi folks, I need to change Data Type for some of the fields in "Field" tab in data source for transactional data. It became read only after I activate the data source. Need help in making it editable. All fields now have Data type=CHAR. ThanksNe

    October 11

  • Read only after install [SOLVED -- systemd related]

    Anyone know why a new (booted ~2-3 times) install would suddenly mount read-only?  /etc/fstab is fine, /etc/mtab reports rootfs / as rw, and I am logged in as root, but I get "read-only filesystem", hence there are no logs, etc. Last edited by g

    October 11

  • Installing Yosemite failed, and it turned my disc into "read only"

    Tried to upgrade my MacBook Pro (Early 2011) to 10.10 from 10.9.5 AppStore. It failed after reboot. Then the disaster began... (Yes, unfortunately I didn't backup...) My disc became "Read only": I couldn't install 10.10, neither reinstall 10.9.5

    October 11

  • Read Only Element Table Attributes not working since we migrate 3.0.1

    Dear all, I have a page to dispaly the content of a journalling table and highlight the changes in red. To do it, the guy before me use the read only. In the read only condition type he put pl/sql expression. the expression is :P120_OLD_DEADLINE_DT N

    October 11

  • Sharing & permissions suddenly read only on files and folders

    Almost all folders and files including home folder have suddenly had their sharing and permissions privileges switched to read only No indication of why this happened. Tedious to go through each item, enter password, add parties and change to read an

    October 11

  • External hard drives suddenly changed to read only

    Three of my external hard drives suddenly changed to read only. These hard drives have been working on my macbook pro for months. When I click on get info 'read only' shows up and there is no lock icon nor is there a window that shows name | permissi

    October 11

  • External drive is suddenly read-only, yet is formatted for Mac

    I've had a 1TB external hard drive for the last year and never had a problem with it until now. Suddenly, it is showing as read-only, however, it's formatted for Mac. How am I able to fix this? Do I have to re-format it?Usually that means the drive i

    November 30