On Mon, Jun 23, 2008 at 8:03 PM, Norberto Meijome <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: > On Mon, 23 Jun 2008 14:36:35 -0600 > "Andrew Falanga" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: > >> >> I'd rather not install a port, if I can avoid it. I >> > >> > Have a look at security/wipe. >> >> Before reading this, yes I did. In fact, I even installed it. >> However, the first operation appears to be a renaming of the file in >> question. I was doing: >> >> wipe -z /dev/da2 >> >> which was being kicked out with "Operation not permitted." It seemed >> to want to move/rename the file first. I didn't do enough digging to >> get around this before reading this e-mail. > > > do you have access rights to write to that device? > > is the device mounted ? (it shouldn't) >
No. I unmounted before trying. Andy -- A: Because it messes up the order in which people normally read text. Q: Why is it such a bad thing? A: Top-posting. Q: What is the most annoying thing on usenet and in e-mail? _______________________________________________ firstname.lastname@example.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"