Can't write to mounted disk.

Ouattara Oumar Aziz wattazoum at
Mon Feb 26 23:49:22 UTC 2007

Mike a écrit :
> Hello,
> I have a dual boot, XP/Kubuntu 6.10 system. Kubuntu is installed on its 
> own disk.  One partition on that disk is ntfs.  When I boot XP, I can 
> see and write to this partition.  On Kubuntu, I can see it but can only 
> read from it.  On the linux side, I used the KDE control panel, to 
> define the owner, group, and mount point.  I did check the writable box. 
> The following line appears in fstab.
> /dev/sdb4 /home/madolf/Common ntfs uid=1000,gid=1000,auto,rw,owner 0 0
> What else do I need?
> Thanks,
> Mike
ntfs write support is not activated per default in Ubuntu.
Try sending a mail to Microsoft asking them to release the NTFS spec :p 
( sorry , just kidding :p )

See to know how to enable it.

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