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Old 12-20-2007, 01:59 AM   #1
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FC7 cannot edit /etc/fstab in single mode


Hello,

I added one of no use syntax in /etc/fstab for RHCE lab, after reboot
to single mode and then use vi to edit /etc/fstab that display this file
is read-only mode, so I cannot edit it ..... now I cannot go back to
normal.


Thx
 
Old 12-20-2007, 02:54 AM   #2
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If the file is not on a disk that needs fscking or otherwise readonly media and the file hasn't got the immutable bit set ('lsattr'), then can't you 'mount / -o remount,rw' then edit it?
 
Old 12-20-2007, 03:30 AM   #3
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After I type "mount -o remount,rw / " it display "According to mtab, /dev/sda2 is already mounted on / "
 
Old 12-21-2007, 05:23 AM   #4
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Give output of 'mount' (in BB code tags please)?
 
  


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