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Re: [Xen-users] OT: mounted img file read-only.

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Subject: Re: [Xen-users] OT: mounted img file read-only.
From: jim burns <jim_burn@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Mon, 21 Apr 2008 19:25:18 -0400
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On Friday April 18 2008 12:34:15 pm James Pifer wrote:
> I also had my first failed conversion. It fails in the steps replacing
> the HAL version. When I mount the img file like:
> mount -o loop,offset=$((63*512)),rw server.img /mnt
> I can view the file system, but when I try to put the right HAL.dll in
> place I get:
> cp: cannot remove `/mnt/WINNT/system32/hal.dll': Read-only file system

Since you didn't specify a -t parm to mount, I assume it is defaulting to 
ntfs. Try '-t ntfs-3g'. You can confirm this is the problem by 
doing 'df -T /mnt'. It will either say ntfs, which would be ro, or fuseblk, 
which would be rw.

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