FAQ Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read
» Video Reviews

» Linux Archive

Linux-archive is a website aiming to archive linux email lists and to make them easily accessible for linux users/developers.

» Sponsor

» Partners

» Sponsor

Go Back   Linux Archive > Ubuntu > Ubuntu User

LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 09-18-2008, 12:37 AM
Chris Jeffries
Default USB Storage -deletng files

On Wed, 2008-09-17 at 17:02 +0100, ubuntu-users-request@lists.ubuntu.com
> Sorry, I haven't been reading this thread so I may be out of
> line, but it
> looks straightforward to me. If you remove a usb storage
> device without
> properly unmounting it, it will usually need to be fsck'd.
> Any device not
> plugged in and recognized at boot time, won't _get_ fsck'd
> automatically.
> Any device mounted while needing an fsck, will be mounted
> read-only (at
> best!).

I am sure you are right. However, at the point the problem
manifested, I had not done that. I only pulled it out of Ubuntu
after trying everything i could think of (which wasn't very
much) to get some disk space back. By that time it was ALREADY
read only. So it must have been caused by something else.


ubuntu-users mailing list
Modify settings or unsubscribe at: https://lists.ubuntu.com/mailman/listinfo/ubuntu-users

Thread Tools

All times are GMT. The time now is 09:47 PM.

VBulletin, Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Content Relevant URLs by vBSEO ©2007, Crawlability, Inc.
Copyright 2007 - 2008, www.linux-archive.org