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Old 11-07-2006, 12:23 AM   #1
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Unable to write to external Hard Drive in Bittorent


I'm not being able to write to external HDD in bittorent.
I can however write normally, move things there in shell

The error message in bittorent (azureus) is:
"Error : operation not permitted, setLength fails(allocateFiles new:/external/xyz"

How do I fix this ?

The corresponding fstab entry is:
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/dev/sda1 /external vfat users,noauto,uid=wearetheborg,gid=wearetheborg 0 0
 
Old 11-07-2006, 05:40 AM   #2
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Looking for "Azureus setLength fails" shows you have to set "Enable incremental file creation" in Tools > Options > Files. Make sure mode is set to Intermediate or Advanced as it's not shown in Beginner mode.
 
Old 11-07-2006, 05:56 AM   #3
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Thanks!! that worked.
 
  


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