Rename external HD

Matthew Voss matthew.lns1 at
Wed May 30 23:02:59 UTC 2007

I am not knowledgeable on this subject so don't quote me on this, but have
you tried  changing the permissions under the tab of the same name in the

On 5/30/07, Bob Cortez <rjcortez at> wrote:
> I have an external hard drive that was originally installed using XP.
> Not thinking anything of it at the time I included a space in the
> name.  Which means some of my applications give a can't locate error
> because it will stop looking when it reaches the space.
> What's the best way to rename the hard drive to a ubuntu 7.04 friencly
> name? I tried using the properties field in the gui but got 'you don't
> have permissions' error.
> Thanks
> Bob
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