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denydatawriter role on Azure SQL

I'm trying to create a read-only user on an Azure sql instance. I've got the login and the user, and I execute the sp_addrolemember procedure which should set the db_denydatawriter role for the login ...
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Bitlocker Drive cannot save files on this drive

I have a freshly installed Windows 2008 R2 Server with a C drive containing the operating system and d drive as a normal data drive. Ive turned on encryption on the d drive using Bitlocker. The ...
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Unable to read some files on hard disk

Our server has two independent hard disks without RAID. One hard drive just for storing junk/temporary data where we generally delete temporary data using LRU algorithm. We have a 10k file in that ...
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MySQL : How to lock all write in all databases? [closed]

I need to block all writes (insert , update, delete) on all databases. How can I do that ? Put all database in Read Only for a period time.
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How to backup your MySQL database when /tmp is read only?

I have an Ubuntu server 12.04 with a corrupted ext4 file system on my /tmp partition : $ dmesg | tail [25300713.878456] end_request: I/O error, dev vda, sector 2019854 [25300713.882430] Aborting ...
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Mount Partition Read-Only in Red Hat

We have a server installed with Red Hat, kernel (2.6.18-274.3.1.el5) and RHEL version 5.7 (Tikanga) with Raid 10. When we try to copy files to one mounted partition it will change autocratically to ...
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Xenserver 6.2 - read-only filesystem after crash

I'm totally new on XenServer. I've installed 6.2 community edition few days ago. Everything was working fine (4 VMs - 3 Win XP and 1 Ubuntu 12.04). When I was trying to install Zentyal as VM my system ...
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AuFS read only branch as another read only branch

My goal is to use an AuFS read only branch as another read only branch: I've got a directory dir0, then I make : mount -t aufs -o br=dir2=rw:dir0=ro none dir1 This gives me - dir0 - dir1 #read ...
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Portable Webserver (PHP, MySQL) on CD-ROM

For a school project, I programmed something based on PHP using a MySQL database. for evaluation, it is necessary to hand the program together with the documentation three times to the teacher -- but ...
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Server Fileshare Office Documents Read Only until Closing and Reopening

Have a customer that has a strange issue with Microsoft Office Documents on their file server. It does not happen every time they open an office file but it is pretty consistent. They get a read only ...
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Ubuntu server mounted in read-only? [closed]

This morning my Ubuntu server suddenly appeared in read-only mode. Google says this can happen after updates. I restarted the server and it booted with fsck errors: Inodes that were parts of a ...
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How to create a readonly root linux: Can be mounted as writeable for persistent changes? [closed]

I'd like a read only file system that runs almost entirely in RAM but the compact flash or hardrive can be mounted and made writeable to make persistent changes. How do I do this on Linux? I've ...
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Write once, read many (WORM) using Linux file system

I have a requirement to write files to a Linux file system that can not be subsequently overwritten, appended to, updated in any way, or deleted. Not by a sudo-er, root, or anybody. I am attempting to ...
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How to find cause of main file system going to read only mode

Ubuntu 12.04 File system goes to readonly mode frequently. First of all I have read this question file system is going into read only mode frequently already. But I have to know if it's not caused ...
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How to mount a filesystem in a read-only environment?

I have the problem that my machine turned the root filesystem into readonly mode and remounting it as writeable won't work: # mount -o remount,rw /dev/sda1 / mount: block device /dev/sda1 is ...
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Running mysqldump on a debian system that has gone into read-only mode

An old Debian system of mine has recently had the primary hard drive go into read-only mode due to some disk problem. I have a MySQL database on the server that I would like to backup before trying ...
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Why is an nfs server mounted as rw returning read only filesystem errors

I am working on a Ubuntu Server 64bit. I have mounted an nfs as rw, but whenever I try to edit anything on the mountpoint in question, I get a read-only filesystem error my etc/fstab reads: # ...
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install vmware tools in zeroshell 2.0

Situation I'm using the 2.0 RC2 iso from http://www.zeroshell.org in a VMware ESXi 5.1 virtual machine and am trying to adapt the instructions on HowTo: vmware-tools in ZeroShell for v2.0 as the file ...
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file system is going into read only mode frequently

My server file system is going into read only mode frequently. If I reboot my system, It is performing a fsck operation on disks. But, It is exited with exit status 4 ( File system errors left ...
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debian Read-only file system error

I logged on to my debian box and tried running some commands and I was presented with the following message. sudo: Can't open /var/lib/sudo/username/0: Read-only file system After doing some ...
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Create read-only user on Collabnet Edge SVN

How can I create a read-only user (for access from another websvn server) on a Collabnet Edge SVN server? I do have a level of administrative rights through the web interface as well as direct server ...
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Linux initramfs read-only

In a Linux system consisting of a bootloader, the kernel and an initramfs (no block devices, no other root filesystem): Is it possible to make the initramfs read-only once expanded into memory?
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Compact Flash mounted Read Only

I have a board, running linux (RedHat, kernel: 2.4.32). The board has been up and running since long time. However suddenly, some errors are being observed in the logs, and the Compact Flash (present ...
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Disable writing to “portable media player”

I need to disable windows machine in the domain from copying files to one's own portable devices. I found a setting that will tell the registry which will tell the computer to ...
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how change nginx temp & log folder or disable logging completely

I'm running nginx 1.3.5 under windows seven, I need to execute nginx directly from a read-only media (CD or DVD), but when I want to run it, it fails with this error: nginx: [alert] could not open ...
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Filesize monitoring powershell script safe to run against a multiuser Access 2003 database?

I'm try to monitor the size of an MS Access Database file which corrupts when the size reaches 2GB. I found the following powershell script which monitors the size of a file, and then runs a ...
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Linux: Force fsck of a read-only mounted filesystem?

I'm developing for a headless embedded appliance, running CentOS 6.2. The user can connect a keyboard, but not a monitor, and a serial console would require opening the case, something we don't want ...
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Debian crashed, file system is read-only and cannot backup - How Do I find/mount a USB drive?

We have a Debian server (vm's) here at work and the server crashed after a power failure. I can only boot the system in maintenance mode, and the whole file system is set to read only. I can run fsck ...
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network-mapped file system drops to read-only mid-stream, buffer I/O error with device mapper

Under linux 2.6 (CentOS 5.3 actually), I have a file system that works okay for a few minutes, then drops to read-only mode, while I am trying to read/write data to it. It is an ext3 file system ...
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Hyper-V Ubuntu 10.04, Filesystem suddenly becomes Read-Only?

We are running a Ubuntu 10.04 VM on a Hyper-V system, The VM is dedicated to running one of our web applications. We have enabled the Hyper-V drivers in /etc/initramfs-tools/modules like so: ...
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prevent filesystem from entering read-only mode

I have found that my server's filesystem is continuously entering read-only mode. There have been some issues with the raid1 array, but I have removed the bad disk from the array. However, it is ...
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Read-only file system VPS SSH error

I have a VPS and today I noticed apache was not running, I got in SSH, the httpd status says: [root@adrimail ~]# service httpd status httpd dead but pid file exists Tried to restart it and I get ...
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Samba share with guest access and authenticated users for write access

I'm trying to get a shared folder to work. Everyone should have read access (preferably not even a password prompt should pop up when connecting with Windows), but a few selected users should be able ...
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Unable to delete a folder? Read Only Attribute locked?

We have a Windows 2008 R2 with Oracle11g and I need to uninstall the server and to reinstall again. I was following this Oracle Uninstall guide here: ...
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VirtualBox: vboxsf filesystem wrongly detected as readonly?

I have VirtualBox (Windows XP host) running a CentOS 6.0 virtual machine, with one shared folder. Here is the list of mounted devices: [root@localhost ~]# mount -l ... www on /media/sf_www type ...
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LTO3 tape read only on a LTO3 tape driver (write lock unlocked)

I've installed on win2003 a tape drive (IBM 25R0012) with the latest drivers available The tape is functioning correctly (according to the "Device Manager"), however when I insert a new tape (i use ...
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Server Frequently gets Read-Only File System

This server has RAID-1 configured. It get readonly file system everyday. if i reboot it, it gets back with a read-write file system. but after a short while, readonly again... Any idea please? ...
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Can ESXi (4.1) mount a VMFS datastore alongside a read-only snapshot of it?

I have a ESXi (4.1) server talking with a Windows Server 2008 R2 storage server, which presents some volumes as iSCSI targets using Microsoft's iSCSI software target; ESXi uses them as its datastores. ...
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Remount read-only device as read-write on xen guest

I have a xen guest machine running ubuntu 10.04 with a disk device marked as read only. Now if while the xen guest is running I mark the device as read-write how can I tell the guest it can now write ...
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Read Only Domain Controller for standalone/off-site testing location

In a bit of a pinch: a client needs to test an Active Directory enabled CRM system that consists of a SQL 2008 Server and a Windows 2008 Standard Server (the application server). As far as I know, ...
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Why Are Excel 2010 Files Locked By Logged-Off Or Account-Disabled Users

I manage IT for a medium sized company that shares a lot of Excel 2010 files between users at various times of the day. We're using a Terminal Server environment (S2008R2). Sometimes, a user will ...
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File in mapped network folder changes to read-only while editing

... the title is not strictly correct. I can "save-as" over the top of the same file via the UNC path. Yes, that's weird. Trying to save-as over the top of that again via the mapped path triggers a ...
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tune2fs: No such device or address while trying to open /dev/sda1?

My hard disk is going to bad: Apr 3 20:26:48 207 kernel: aacraid: Host adapter abort request (0,0,0,0) Apr 3 20:26:48 207 kernel: aacraid: Host adapter reset request. SCSI hang ? Apr 3 20:26:58 ...
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Read-Only files causing problems on SBS Server 2008

I've manually migrated (Copy & Paste) a fairly large folder (~100GB) from an old Small Business Server 2003, to a new folder on SBS 2008 server. The folder is a 'shared' area, with full access ...
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MSSQL db_datareader to All databases

I have 100 databases in MSSQL 2008 Server. I need to create a read only user to read all these databases. Is there a server wide role: db_datareader I can assigned the user to, so that I don't need to ...
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filesystem on shared host mounted read-only

Lately on a shared host, the filesystem containing my home folder was mounted read-only for 45 minutes to 1 hour. The technical support did not know about the outage, evaded direct questions. After a ...
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How do I create a read only MySQL user for backup purposes with mysqldump?

I'm using the automysqlbackup script to dump my mysql databases, but I want to have a read-only user to do this with so that I'm not storing my root database password in a plaintext file. I've ...
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mount: cannot remount block device /dev/sda5 read-write, is write-protected

So, this is it. Everything is working as usual except the disk is read only and dont want to change back. ^_^! thanks. root@NODE02:/tmp# df . Filesystem 1K-blocks Used Available Use% ...
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HD will go into readonly mode

I'm running into a problem with some disks on an Ubuntu system. They keep going into readonly mode. We have systems running in 5 different ski resorts and this problem has now occurred in 3 of them. ...
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Problem modifying read-only files on Samba NAS

I have files on a Samba server in the local company network and accessing them from a Windows Vista machine. Usually, if I want to delete a directory containing read-only files, Windows simply deletes ...