Subject: Re: ex/vi: Permission denied
To: Laurens Vets <email@example.com>
From: Rodrigo Fernandez-Vizarra <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 05/10/2004 13:59:12
is your filesystem mounted readonly?
type this and then try to edit your file.
mount -n -o *remount*,rw /
Hope it helps,
Laurens Vets wrote:
> Hi all,
> I've just installed NetBSD on my qube with the help of the NetBSD
> restore cd. I've added a user, but everytime I want to edit a file
> with vi as that user, I got the error message: "ex/vi: Error: Unable
> to create temporary file: Permission denied".
> I don't think this is normal behaviour, but has anybody also had this
> problem with the restore cd? And how do I fix this error?
> Thanks in advance!
> Best regards,
> Laurens V.