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I am logged in as a root user i want to edit my /etc/sysconfig/network-scripts/ifcfg-eth0 file when i edit this showing -- INSERT -- W10: Warning: Changing a readonly file while i have logged in as root user my mount showing

   [root@s1202 ~]# mount
   rootfs on / type rootfs (rw)
   /dev/root on / type ext3 (ro,data=ordered)
   /dev on /dev type tmpfs (rw)
   /proc on /proc type proc (rw)
   /sys on /sys type sysfs (rw)
   /proc/bus/usb on /proc/bus/usb type usbfs (rw)
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Check the file's permission with ls -l. What do you see? It could be r--r--r--. –  ott-- Oct 3 '12 at 21:22
/dev/root on / type ext3 (ro,data=ordered) it seems read only permission –  user133916 Oct 3 '12 at 21:30
Is the system a livecd or soemthing? Or is this a VM of some sort? –  Zoredache Oct 3 '12 at 21:51
@user133916, please use appropriate punctuation, without which your questions is just gibberish. I'd edit it myself but can't work out where one sentence starts and another begins. –  John Gardeniers Oct 3 '12 at 22:50

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