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How can I remount my filesystem rw if the filesystem is read only?

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Still need help with this issue please! – Alkthree Aug 16 '12 at 15:52
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The file system might be corrupted. Boot your computer using LiveCD/DVD or LiveUSB, and try to repair the disk using fsck.

After the execution has completed, reboot and check if everything's all right.

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Try using the following command :

mount -o rw,remount /
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I got the message "cannot remount block device /dev/sda1 read-write, is write-protected" – Alkthree Aug 16 '12 at 15:42

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