[ubuntu-uk] External drive is stuck at read-only.

Neil Greenwood neil.greenwood.lug at gmail.com
Wed Jan 30 20:14:05 GMT 2008

Hi Tony,

On 30/01/2008, Tony Arnold <tony.arnold at manchester.ac.uk> wrote:
> Neil Greenwood wrote:
> > I got the syntax wrong - it should be "chown neil\: <files>" - d'oh!
> > So it's just quoting the colon from the shell.
> There is no need to quote the colon. "chown tony: <files>" works just fine!

Thanks for that Tony. The only reason I wrote it like that is that
that's how the tab completion finishes it off.


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