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Please forgive my ignorance.

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  • I'm here to learn.
  • Learning is an experience, everything else is just information. (A.Einstein)

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Feb
24
revised Ubuntu12.04: How to disable a daemon process at startup
Added man page excerpt for furthed explanation (as pointed out in a comment).
Feb
24
suggested approved edit on Ubuntu12.04: How to disable a daemon process at startup
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Dec
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accepted mount: warning: /etc/mtab is not writable (e.g. read-only filesystem)
Dec
23
comment mount: warning: /etc/mtab is not writable (e.g. read-only filesystem)
@Gilles I did what you suggested (not using smartctl, though) and updated the question. I'd greatly appreciate any further opinion.
Dec
23
revised mount: warning: /etc/mtab is not writable (e.g. read-only filesystem)
Added smart status image.
Dec
22
comment mount: warning: /etc/mtab is not writable (e.g. read-only filesystem)
@Gilles Thanks for the answer. Should I run smartctl on the lvm logical volume /dev/mapper/sysvg-lvroot or on the underlying disk partition /dev/sda4?
Dec
21
comment mount: warning: /etc/mtab is not writable (e.g. read-only filesystem)
@Anthon thanks for the idea. dmesg output: pastebin.com/Ya1XHzdA
Dec
21
revised mount: warning: /etc/mtab is not writable (e.g. read-only filesystem)
Added related tag.
Dec
21
asked mount: warning: /etc/mtab is not writable (e.g. read-only filesystem)
Nov
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accepted LVM Snapshot mount read-only or not?
Oct
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asked LVM Snapshot mount read-only or not?
Oct
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accepted How to escape single quotes correctly creating an alias
Oct
6
revised How to escape single quotes correctly creating an alias
Fixed a mistake placing the single quote in the last command.
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asked How to escape single quotes correctly creating an alias
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awarded  Great Question