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Next:36. httpd Up:rute Previous:34. uucp and uux &nbsp ContentsSubsections This chapter reproduces the Filesystem Hierarchy Standard, translated into LATEX with some minor formatting changes and the addition of this book's chapter number to all t
Edit: Since writing this answer, some things have changed in overlayfs, namely the addition of a required parameter workdir, see totti's answer below for a detailed description of this new parameter. I finally managed to find it. I found references t
What should have been doneYou should have performed home=os. path. expanduser("~") first and then os
If a filesystem has been mounted read-only, chmod will not work since it's a write operation too. Try remounting it read-write: sudo mount -o remount,rw '/media/SGTL MSCN' If the device has a write lock on it (like SD memory cards), you need to turn
The Operating System is in charge of optimizing the use of the available memory. It is (should be) designed to do a good job of that under "normal" conditions. The designers of the operating system will usually take under consideration that an optima
A directory is similar to a database, but typically contains more descriptive, attribute-based data; that is, data read more often than it is written. Also, a directory contains data that is concise and strictly relevant to an entry. By contrast, a d
The title might not be as descriptive as I would like it to be but couldn't come up with a better one. My server's file system went into Read-only. And I don't understand why it does so and how to solve it
They allow you to create loopsA hard link to a directory can link to a parent of itself, which creates a file system loop. For example, these commands could create a loop with the back link l: mkdir -p /tmp/a/b cd /tmp/a/b ln -d /tmp/a l A filesystem
After upgrading my laptop from karmic to lucid, my fat32 partition won't mount automatically. I get the message: The disk drive for /osshare is not ready yet or not present Continue to wait; or Press S to skip mounting or M for manual recovery Funny
Question:I have messed up my sudoers file and I want to change the permission on it. When I login in recovery mode, I cannot run the command chmod as it is read-only option. I tried mount -o remount,rw / in recovery mode