[Bug 1577103] [NEW] cannot create directory: /var/lib/brltty: Read-only file system

Luke Yelavich luke.yelavich at canonical.com
Mon May 9 01:03:46 UTC 2016

Thanks for the bug, have just worked out what is going on here, will

 affects ubuntu/brltty
 status triaged
 assignee themuso

** Changed in: brltty (Ubuntu)
       Status: New => Triaged

** Changed in: brltty (Ubuntu)
     Assignee: (unassigned) => Luke Yelavich (themuso)

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  cannot create directory: /var/lib/brltty: Read-only file system

Status in brltty package in Ubuntu:

Bug description:
  Get this logged, with a gnome-shell session

   brltty[303]: BRLTTY 5.3.1 rev BRLTTY-5.3.1 [http://brltty.com/]
   brltty[303]: cannot create directory: /var/lib/brltty: Read-only file system
   brltty[303]: BrlAPI Server: release 0.6.4

  ProblemType: Bug
  DistroRelease: Ubuntu 16.10
  Package: brltty 5.3.1-2ubuntu4
  ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 4.4.0-21.37-generic 4.4.6
  Uname: Linux 4.4.0-21-generic x86_64
  NonfreeKernelModules: nvidia_uvm nvidia_modeset nvidia
  ApportVersion: 2.20.1-0ubuntu2
  Architecture: amd64
  CurrentDesktop: GNOME
  Date: Sun May  1 08:56:55 2016
  SourcePackage: brltty
  UpgradeStatus: No upgrade log present (probably fresh install)

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