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Old 08-26-2001, 02:09 PM   #1
mikeyt_3333
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Chroot Permission Denied?


K so, I start up in rescue mode, and type a "chroot /mnt/sysimage" so that I can safely use lilo etc... and all it does is tell me that permission is denied, but in rescue I am root, and I have successfully done this before. Also I am able to write to /mnt/sysimage. Any ideas?
 
Old 08-26-2001, 06:18 PM   #2
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Is your filesystem mounted ro ?

if so, do a mount -n -o remount,rw / to make / rw
 
  


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