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How do you mount a drive (internal or external) in READ/WRITE mode using the Ubuntu 12.04 Live CD / USB?

I can boot the computer with the LiveUSB but Ubuntu is only mounting the drives as read only ...

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migrated from serverfault.com Nov 9 '12 at 19:40

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You can remount in read-write mode by running:

sudo mount -o remount,rw <filesystem>

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