Read Only Single Mode

The Doctor doctor at
Mon Dec 31 07:00:27 UTC 2018

On Mon, Dec 31, 2018 at 04:16:09AM +0100, Polytropon wrote:
> On Sun, 30 Dec 2018 12:15:13 -0700, The Doctor via freebsd-questions wrote:
> > How do you correct read only devices in single mode?
> What do you mean with "to correct"? If you are refering to
> disk devices to be checked and repaired by fsck, this only
> works on unmounted or read-only devices (while unmounted is
> the preferred state). But if "to correct" means how to mount
> a read-only device in read/write mode, i. e., re-mount, then
> the command "mount -uw <device>" (-u = update, -w = write)
> is to be used.
> Did I understand your question correctly? ;-)

More than likely.

What is happening is a ufs file system oince in single user mode
is not wanting to mount when I type in
mount -a and that is not  usually the case.

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