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RW-->ntfs NG

Postby Branta on Fri Nov 09, 2007 7:15 pm

Version 3.1 Celena.

I am the only user and administrator.

/dev/hda has 2 linux systems on it

/dev/hdb has a MS Vista and 2 Linux systems on it.

I can see the contents but cannot write on the ntfs/Vista partition Data/dev/hdb1

From root on the "Data" icon a right click-->properties gets this error:
Couldn't change the the permissions of "Data" because it is on a read only disk.

Here is /etc/fstab
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# /etc/fstab: static file system information.
# <file system> <mount point>   <type>  <options>       <dump>  <pass>
proc            /proc           proc    defaults        0       0
# /dev/hdb9
UUID=6403220f-2810-459d-a7f5-4419f2783ae8 /               ext3    defaults,errors=remount-ro 0       1
# /dev/hdb10
UUID=ae6fd785-1064-4e33-b06b-2be4de053a12 /home           ext3    defaults        0       2
# /dev/hda3
UUID=c190ad7f-13ef-4c68-8a2b-40d264445a8f /media/hda3     ext3    defaults        0       2
# /dev/hda5
UUID=b656d8d9-64ea-4b5d-b249-ae378acf7c1f /media/hda5     ext3    defaults        0       2
# /dev/hdb1
# /dev/hdb11
UUID=1b7c091d-b1eb-4fdb-90b4-3c5e442ec301 /media/hdb11    ext3    defaults        0       2
# /dev/hdb13
UUID=b1ab0d37-4084-4c44-95d8-10d2a65b46b5 /media/hdb13    ext3    defaults        0       2
# /dev/hdb5
# /dev/hdb6
# /dev/hdb7
# /dev/hda1
UUID=468d5115-3d69-41c2-b616-4c5a5b077584 none            swap    sw              0       0
# /dev/hdb12
UUID=baff4ed9-0a47-432f-b046-3f245b8fb31c none            swap    sw              0       0
# /dev/hdb8
UUID=fc4f99d7-b054-4dc0-a7bb-0a34ef28aa62 none            swap    sw              0       0
/dev/hdc        /media/cdrom0   udf,iso9660 user,noauto     0       0
/dev/fd0        /media/floppy0  auto    rw,user,noauto  0       0

What do I do?

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Postby Husse on Sun Nov 11, 2007 7:52 am

You have
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# /dev/hdb5
# /dev/hdb6
# /dev/hdb7
# /dev/hda1

One of these is your Vista I believe. Remove it and check that you have chosen mintDisk to mount ntfs and fat
This is different in Daryna as Gutsy has built in support for ntfs
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