Subject: Re: upgrading from 1.0 to 1.1_ALPHA
To: None <amiga@NetBSD.ORG>
From: Ty Sarna <>
List: amiga
Date: 11/13/1995 01:37:41
In article <v01530500accc0879972f@[]>,
Baldassare Profeta <> wrote:
> the login prompt.
> The problem is that if I try to mount the ados partition (sd0e)
>         mount_ados /dev/sd0e /ados
> he answer me
>         mount_ados: mount: Read-only file system
> that should be Ok. But if I ask for dir:
>         ls /ados  or  ls -l /ados
> he answer me with the prompt only (empty dir)
>         #
> and last, if I try to unmount it
>         umount /ados
> he answer me:
>         umount: /ados: not currently mounetd

Read the manpage for mount.  The error messages you're seeing reported
mean exactly what they say: You can't mount the ados filesystem
read/write as you told it to do, it is a read-only filesystem.  Thus the
filesystem wasn't mounted.  Use:

	mount -r -t ados /dev/sd0e /ados