steveo225 steveo225 - 1 year ago 193
Android Question

Read only file system on Android

I recently rooted my Droid X and everything seems to be working perfectly. I made some changes to

and when I do
adb push build.prop /system/
I get the following error:
failed to copy 'c:\build.prop' to '/system//build.prop': Read-only file system

How can I fix this?

Answer Source

Got this off an Android forum where I asked the same question. Hope this helps somebody else.

On a terminal emulator on the phone:

mount -o rw,remount -t yaffs2 /dev/block/mtdblock3 /system

Then on the cmd prompt, do the adb push

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