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Mounting a SD card as RW still give RO filesystem

On Mon, Nov 02, 2009 at 11:58:50AM -0500, David Kramer wrote:
> I'm trying to copy files from my laptop onto the MicroSD card for my
> cellphone using a card reader.  This has worked before, but now no
> matter what I do, it says it's a read only filesystem.
> So it's mounted rw, and I can't even write to it as root.

Does it have a write-protect switch on it?


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