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Old 03-03-2006, 10:24 PM   #1
VapourTrail
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External Hard Drive "locked" in Mandriva 2006


I have just installed Mandriva 2006. I have an HP Pavillion Desktop computer. Before installation I placed all my music files on an external hard drive. Now I have installed Mandriva and the Hard Drive shows up as /dev/sda1 but when I click it I get an error message saying it's "locked" on the KDE desktop and that I do not have "permissions" on the Gnome desktop. I have an Ubuntu live CD that can view the files,...I have no way to save them to my hard drive with Ubuntu though. Can anyone help?
 
Old 03-04-2006, 01:53 AM   #2
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Perhaps you need to login as root?
 
  


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