[Bug 1021375] Re: Nautilus says the USB stick is read only when it is not

2019-09-28 Thread ^rooker
I know I'm not running the latest LTS, but 16.04, yet I tried Etienne's advice (because it seems to make perfect sense), but fsck wasn't allowed to fix a FAT-mismatch: sudo fsck.vfat /dev/sdf1 fsck.fat 3.0.28 (2015-05-16) FATs differ but appear to be intact. Use which FAT ? 1) Use

[Bug 1021375] Re: Nautilus says the USB stick is read only when it is not

2019-07-19 Thread Etienne Lorrain
Ubuntu 19.04 (disco) will switch to read-only when a automatically mounted VFAT filesystem with errors is detected. You have to umount the filesystem and then run "sudo fsck.vfat /dev/sd" multiple times, until fsck.vfat do no more ask to correct the new errors detected in the filesystem.

Re: [Bug 1021375] Re: Nautilus says the USB stick is read only when it is not

2019-06-25 Thread Sergio B
@h23 if you are seeing the same behaviour in the terminal the Nautilus is not the problem. Your USB is write protected or your computer is picking it up like that for some reason. You can insert the USB Stick and then run: dmesg | tail To see the system log. There you can see if the write

[Bug 1021375] Re: Nautilus says the USB stick is read only when it is not

2019-06-25 Thread li
I see that many people say that killall nautilus works for them but it doesn't change anything for me. Perhaps someone could spell out the exact sequence of actions so that I can make sure that I am the problem? What I am doing right now is insert USB try to paste something into it using nautilus

[Bug 1021375] Re: Nautilus says the USB stick is read only when it is not

2019-03-11 Thread Sebastien Bacher
What error exactly did you see after that update? -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Desktop Bugs, which is subscribed to nautilus in Ubuntu. https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/1021375 Title: Nautilus says the USB stick is read only when it is not To manage

[Bug 1021375] Re: Nautilus says the USB stick is read only when it is not

2019-03-10 Thread Padmal
After a recent update to my Ubuntu 16.04 LTS, this error pops in. The solution was to use the similar "killall nautilus" and it fixes it. -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Desktop Bugs, which is subscribed to nautilus in Ubuntu.

[Bug 1021375] Re: Nautilus says the USB stick is read only when it is not

2019-01-29 Thread Launchpad Bug Tracker
Status changed to 'Confirmed' because the bug affects multiple users. ** Changed in: thunar (Ubuntu) Status: New => Confirmed -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Desktop Bugs, which is subscribed to nautilus in Ubuntu.

[Bug 1021375] Re: Nautilus says the USB stick is read only when it is not

2019-01-29 Thread Jacopo
I can confirm this is happening on Xubuntu 18.10 with Thunar as the file manager. The workaround 'killall Thunar' after inserting the USB drive does work however! -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Desktop Bugs, which is subscribed to nautilus in Ubuntu.

[Bug 1021375] Re: Nautilus says the USB stick is read only when it is not

2019-01-29 Thread Jacopo
** Also affects: thunar (Ubuntu) Importance: Undecided Status: New -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Desktop Bugs, which is subscribed to nautilus in Ubuntu. https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/1021375 Title: Nautilus says the USB stick is read

[Bug 1021375] Re: Nautilus says the USB stick is read only when it is not

2018-09-05 Thread Felipe Kersting
I can confirm this is happening on archlinux with gnome DE -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Desktop Bugs, which is subscribed to nautilus in Ubuntu. https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/1021375 Title: Nautilus says the USB stick is read only when it is not

[Bug 1021375] Re: Nautilus says the USB stick is read only when it is not

2018-07-02 Thread Junji Umeno
When fdisk shows type is Empty, this happens in U16.04; Welcome to fdisk (util-linux 2.27.1). Changes will remain in memory only, until you decide to write them. Be careful before using the write command. Command (m for help): p Disk /dev/sdf: 7.2 GiB, 7759462400 bytes, 15155200 sectors Units:

[Bug 1021375] Re: Nautilus says the USB stick is read only when it is not

2018-06-20 Thread Greg
I managed to fix my problem by reformating the USB drive. Now I have proper read write delete permissions for my usename. -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Desktop Bugs, which is subscribed to nautilus in Ubuntu. https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/1021375

[Bug 1021375] Re: Nautilus says the USB stick is read only when it is not

2018-06-20 Thread Greg
Before I was able to copy and remove files from USB fat32 drive with the terminal even though nemo might not be working but now cannot do it even with terminal. Cannot do it with command rm -r foldername or sudo rm -r foldername The problem has got worse at least in my case using linux mint

[Bug 1021375] Re: Nautilus says the USB stick is read only when it is not

2018-05-13 Thread Karl Kropf
Just experienced this problem with a Seagate Expansion Drive - In Nautilus ownership is 'me' and permission is 'create and delete files' but when trying to write to the file the popup appears saying read-only. I tried the killall Nautilus and access is restored. The system is ubuntu 16.04 LTS;

[Bug 1021375] Re: Nautilus says the USB stick is read only when it is not

2018-01-16 Thread Walter Garcia-Fontes
** Bug watch added: GNOME Bug Tracker #787731 https://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=787731 ** Changed in: nautilus Importance: Medium => Unknown ** Changed in: nautilus Status: Confirmed => Unknown ** Changed in: nautilus Remote watch: GNOME Bug Tracker #703179 => GNOME Bug

[Bug 1021375] Re: Nautilus says the USB stick is read only when it is not

2018-01-16 Thread MDE
The same problem can happen in Thunar. For some cases Nautilus itself needs an additional patch, but the underlying problem was identified and fixed in glib. Unfortunately the fixed version is not available in Ubuntu yet. See the Thunar bug for more details, and thanks go to Nelson Benitez for

[Bug 1021375] Re: Nautilus says the USB stick is read only when it is not

2017-12-09 Thread Jens
This has been happening to me for years, and I always forget about it. I think maybe writing this comment will help me remember the next time. -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Desktop Bugs, which is subscribed to nautilus in Ubuntu.

[Bug 1021375] Re: Nautilus says the USB stick is read only when it is not

2017-10-07 Thread Christopher Barrington-Leigh
On Latest 17.04, killall nautilus and restarting nautilus doesn't help. Maybe I am not doing the right thing in detail. So for a couple of years now, every time I present something at a conference, I panic because I'm not going to be able to write my PDF file on a USB key in order to share it --

[Bug 1021375] Re: Nautilus says the USB stick is read only when it is not

2017-09-20 Thread Andreas Henriksson
Same problem for "Caja" on ubuntu 17.10 Mate restart of Caja solve the problem. -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Desktop Bugs, which is subscribed to nautilus in Ubuntu. https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/1021375 Title: Nautilus says the USB stick is read

[Bug 1021375] Re: Nautilus says the USB stick is read only when it is not

2017-09-08 Thread Peter Würtz
Still present in 17.10 -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Desktop Bugs, which is subscribed to nautilus in Ubuntu. https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/1021375 Title: Nautilus says the USB stick is read only when it is not To manage notifications about this

[Bug 1021375] Re: Nautilus says the USB stick is read only when it is not

2017-08-27 Thread Nomer T Gomer
This is almost certainly an upstream bug since I've encountered it in Fedora as well, including Fedora 25. -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Desktop Bugs, which is subscribed to nautilus in Ubuntu. https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/1021375 Title: Nautilus

[Bug 1021375] Re: Nautilus says the USB stick is read only when it is not

2017-07-02 Thread nirajkvinit
I had upgraded from Ubuntu Gnome 14.04 to 16.04. All of a sudden this issue cropped up! None of my usb sticks would work properly. However, after following the comments here and running killall nautilus, then restarting it solved the problem. -- You received this bug notification because you are

[Bug 1021375] Re: Nautilus says the USB stick is read only when it is not

2017-06-13 Thread mikeschoon
Just occurred today: 16.04.2 LTS (Xenial Xerus) 4.8.0-54-generic Same Thumbdrive is accessible and writeable: 14.04.05 Trusty Tahr 4.4.0-79-generic Unable to mount other USB Drives: Example:"Device /dev/sdc1 is already mounted at `/media/ubuntu/Debian 8.8.0 amd64 1'" Here is the output of

[Bug 1021375] Re: Nautilus says the USB stick is read only when it is not

2017-05-29 Thread madivad
I'm on 17.04 fully updated as at 30/5/2017. This is still happening. As per everything the OP had in 2012, I can confirm the same at this end. No remounting or editing of permissions changed nautilus' permissions for me except for: * Closing nautilus, * Removing ~/.config/nautilus, *1 *

[Bug 1021375] Re: Nautilus says the USB stick is read only when it is not

2017-05-06 Thread Federico Cupellini
Same for me -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Desktop Bugs, which is subscribed to nautilus in Ubuntu. https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/1021375 Title: Nautilus says the USB stick is read only when it is not To manage notifications about this bug go to:

[Bug 1021375] Re: Nautilus says the USB stick is read only when it is not

2017-05-06 Thread lediableboiteux
P.S. “killall nautilus” and restarting it resolved the issue. -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Desktop Bugs, which is subscribed to nautilus in Ubuntu. https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/1021375 Title: Nautilus says the USB stick is read only when it is

[Bug 1021375] Re: Nautilus says the USB stick is read only when it is not

2017-05-06 Thread lediableboiteux
Wow, it seems to be still present. Just experienced it on 16.10. This is weird, because this bug was driving me nuts on 15.10, and now this was first occurrence since I upgraded from 15.10 to 16.10, which was half a year ago. -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of

[Bug 1021375] Re: Nautilus says the USB stick is read only when it is not

2017-04-18 Thread LukeL99
Had this problem happen to me on 16.04.2. killall nautilus worked for me, and doesn't come back across multiple unplugs and restarts of nautilus. -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Desktop Bugs, which is subscribed to nautilus in Ubuntu.

[Bug 1021375] Re: Nautilus says the USB stick is read only when it is not

2017-04-13 Thread gabybosetti
I had this problem with Ubuntu 15.04. It was solved by: mv ~/.config/nautilus ~/.config/nautilus-bak -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Desktop Bugs, which is subscribed to nautilus in Ubuntu. https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/1021375 Title: Nautilus says

[Bug 1021375] Re: Nautilus says the USB stick is read only when it is not

2017-04-05 Thread FanJun Kong - ( BH1SCW )
I met this problem today, and after kill nautilus and remount problem solved, not sure how to reproduce this again. -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Desktop Bugs, which is subscribed to nautilus in Ubuntu. https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/1021375 Title:

[Bug 1021375] Re: Nautilus says the USB stick is read only when it is not

2017-04-03 Thread Jan Pischel
I observe a variant of this bug in Ubuntu 16.04 LTS 64-bit (4.4.0-71-generic #92-Ubuntu): In Nautilus 3.14.3, an auto-mounted partition on a local drive is read-only (no issues before, nothing changed with the system (hardware) configuration). In addition, if I open files with apps (gedit, ...)

[Bug 1021375] Re: Nautilus says the USB stick is read only when it is not

2017-03-28 Thread Alberto Salvia Novella
** Changed in: nemo (Ubuntu) Importance: Undecided => High -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Desktop Bugs, which is subscribed to nautilus in Ubuntu. https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/1021375 Title: Nautilus says the USB stick is read only when it is

[Bug 1021375] Re: Nautilus says the USB stick is read only when it is not

2017-03-13 Thread Ivan Kharlamov
** Tags added: xenial yakkety -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Desktop Bugs, which is subscribed to nautilus in Ubuntu. https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/1021375 Title: Nautilus says the USB stick is read only when it is not To manage notifications about

[Bug 1021375] Re: Nautilus says the USB stick is read only when it is not

2017-03-12 Thread Launchpad Bug Tracker
Status changed to 'Confirmed' because the bug affects multiple users. ** Changed in: nemo (Ubuntu) Status: New => Confirmed -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Desktop Bugs, which is subscribed to nautilus in Ubuntu.

[Bug 1021375] Re: Nautilus says the USB stick is read only when it is not

2017-03-07 Thread Oliver Gad Larsen
I had the exact same problem as described but I am using Arch Linux. I made a simple uninstall with pacman -Rcsn. I know this isn't the same command for ubuntu but just use apt-get autoremove and make sure to add the option that also removes all configuration files. Some times some files are

[Bug 1021375] Re: Nautilus says the USB stick is read only when it is not

2017-02-15 Thread Hervé BRY
I confirm this bug also affects Nemo on Ubuntu 16.04 (at least). ** Also affects: nemo (Ubuntu) Importance: Undecided Status: New -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Desktop Bugs, which is subscribed to nautilus in Ubuntu.

[Bug 1021375] Re: Nautilus says the USB stick is read only when it is not

2017-02-12 Thread svenmeier
16.10 ... unbelievable :/ -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Desktop Bugs, which is subscribed to nautilus in Ubuntu. https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/1021375 Title: Nautilus says the USB stick is read only when it is not To manage notifications about

[Bug 1021375] Re: Nautilus says the USB stick is read only when it is not

2017-02-09 Thread Michel-Ekimia
Very nasty bug for a new comer, we really need to find a solution... -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Desktop Bugs, which is subscribed to nautilus in Ubuntu. https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/1021375 Title: Nautilus says the USB stick is read only when

[Bug 1021375] Re: Nautilus says the USB stick is read only when it is not

2017-02-02 Thread CHK
I've the same issue and "killall nautilus" also fix the problem for me. What kind of debug information can we provide to help fixing this issue? -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Desktop Bugs, which is subscribed to nautilus in Ubuntu.

[Bug 1021375] Re: Nautilus says the USB stick is read only when it is not

2017-01-29 Thread Kelvin Middleton
*correction* aged 16.04 (sorry) -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Desktop Bugs, which is subscribed to nautilus in Ubuntu. https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/1021375 Title: Nautilus says the USB stick is read only when it is not To manage notifications

[Bug 1021375] Re: Nautilus says the USB stick is read only when it is not

2017-01-29 Thread Kelvin Middleton
Just had this on my ages 16.10 with even more aged USB's that have worked fine over the ages :-/. Like others I can copy using terminal but nautilus gives RO error message. "killall nautilus" seemed to clear the problem for me... -- You received this bug notification because you are a member

[Bug 1021375] Re: Nautilus says the USB stick is read only when it is not

2017-01-29 Thread svan001
Same here. Sorry I've got to say i'm so disapointed this bug has been reported since 2012 and it's like nobody cares... feels great preparing to use Linux at work and switching family to Linux and cant even write on a thumbdrive because of a 4+ years old bug... maybe those windows/mac guys are

[Bug 1021375] Re: Nautilus says the USB stick is read only when it is not

2017-01-23 Thread Mateusz Bysiek
It occurred for me yesterday for the first time ever. I have Dell XPS netbook running 64bit 16.04, upgraded from 14.04. Been using Ubuntu for many many years on many machines, never seen this before. Symptoms: With one of my thumb-drives, I could copy/move files in terminal without any problems,

[Bug 1021375] Re: Nautilus says the USB stick is read only when it is not

2017-01-02 Thread Antony Jones
Just encountered this in Ubuntu 16.10. Painful bug. $ nautilus --version GNOME nautilus 3.20.3 $ cat /etc/*-release DISTRIB_ID=Ubuntu DISTRIB_RELEASE=16.10 DISTRIB_CODENAME=yakkety DISTRIB_DESCRIPTION="Ubuntu 16.10" NAME="Ubuntu" VERSION="16.10 (Yakkety Yak)" ID=ubuntu -- You received this bug

[Bug 1021375] Re: Nautilus says the USB stick is read only when it is not

2016-12-17 Thread Ge
So - may be it will help: Hardware: LEnovo Yoga 12 --- OS : $ lsb_release -a No LSB modules are available. Distributor ID: Ubuntu Description:Ubuntu 16.04.1 LTS Release:16.04 Codename: xenial - USB : SanDisk 16gb --- Bus 002 Device 014: ID 0781:5571 SanDisk Corp. Cruzer

[Bug 1021375] Re: Nautilus says the USB stick is read only when it is not

2016-12-17 Thread Ge
S! S! S! With Ubuntu 16.04LTS it is here again! :) WTF!? -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Desktop Bugs, which is subscribed to nautilus in Ubuntu. https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/1021375 Title: Nautilus says the USB stick is read only when it is not To

[Bug 1021375] Re: Nautilus says the USB stick is read only when it is not

2016-12-06 Thread Lifepower
Just experienced this bug in Ubuntu Yakkety 16.10 64-bit, Unity desktop, "Files" utility version 3.20.3. -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Desktop Bugs, which is subscribed to nautilus in Ubuntu. https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/1021375 Title: Nautilus

[Bug 1021375] Re: Nautilus says the USB stick is read only when it is not

2016-11-25 Thread Mike
This bug-thread has been published in mid 2012, nowadays we're one leg in 2017. Any news? Any road map when Nautilus user can copy the data from/to USB-drive without any workarounds? -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Desktop Bugs, which is subscribed to

[Bug 1021375] Re: Nautilus says the USB stick is read only when it is not

2016-10-26 Thread Bug Watch Updater
** Changed in: nautilus Status: Incomplete => Confirmed -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Desktop Bugs, which is subscribed to nautilus in Ubuntu. https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/1021375 Title: Nautilus says the USB stick is read only when it is

[Bug 1021375] Re: Nautilus says the USB stick is read only when it is not

2016-10-25 Thread FlyingMG
I already had the same problem with 12.04 and today with 16.04. Write accessd denied from Nautilus but possible using other methods as already described above. What works for rme: Remove the directory ~/.config/nautilus (or rename to .bak), kill nautilus and after a restart, write access on

[Bug 1021375] Re: Nautilus says the USB stick is read only when it is not

2016-10-17 Thread Maravilla
Same issue here but comes and goes. Yesterday I could not write any of my usb sticks. The funny thing is that I was able to write in them through command line. Today the issue is gone. I've experienced this problem about 3 or 4 times in 3 months time. -- You received this bug notification

[Bug 1021375] Re: Nautilus says the USB stick is read only when it is not

2016-10-16 Thread liamdawe
Same issue here, had it for a long time. Can also confirm that "killall nautilus" solves it. Still an issue on Ubuntu 16.10. -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Desktop Bugs, which is subscribed to nautilus in Ubuntu. https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/1021375

[Bug 1021375] Re: Nautilus says the USB stick is read only when it is not

2016-10-15 Thread Hadrien
Got this for the first time after installing 16.10. I had to copy everything from a terminal. -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Desktop Bugs, which is subscribed to nautilus in Ubuntu. https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/1021375 Title: Nautilus says the USB

[Bug 1021375] Re: Nautilus says the USB stick is read only when it is not

2016-10-10 Thread Bug Watch Updater
** Changed in: nautilus Status: Confirmed => Incomplete -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Desktop Bugs, which is subscribed to nautilus in Ubuntu. https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/1021375 Title: Nautilus says the USB stick is read only when it is

[Bug 1021375] Re: Nautilus says the USB stick is read only when it is not

2016-08-21 Thread Miguel Morales
I had this problem with Ubuntu 16.04.1. So annoying! killall nautilus solves the problem -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Desktop Bugs, which is subscribed to nautilus in Ubuntu. https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/1021375 Title: Nautilus says the USB stick

[Bug 1021375] Re: Nautilus says the USB stick is read only when it is not

2016-08-19 Thread Hans Deragon
Guys, there are 117 users affected by this launchpad bug, but only 7 logged in upstream and CC themselves to the upstream bug. Please login to the upstream bug at https://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=703179 and CC yourselves. It might help to add importance to the issue. -- You received

[Bug 1021375] Re: Nautilus says the USB stick is read only when it is not

2016-08-19 Thread Mariano Marcelo Panizzo
I can confirm #69, using "killall nautilus" from terminal helps -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Desktop Bugs, which is subscribed to nautilus in Ubuntu. https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/1021375 Title: Nautilus says the USB stick is read only when it is

[Bug 1021375] Re: Nautilus says the USB stick is read only when it is not

2016-08-16 Thread ile
I have this problem on 16.04 and a normal SATA disk. "killall nautilus" helped. -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Desktop Bugs, which is subscribed to nautilus in Ubuntu. https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/1021375 Title: Nautilus says the USB stick is read

[Bug 1021375] Re: Nautilus says the USB stick is read only when it is not

2016-08-02 Thread Djalal
dmesg output, last two lines are colored red: [267152.527685] usb 2-1.7: New USB device found, idVendor=0951, idProduct=1662 [267152.527693] usb 2-1.7: New USB device strings: Mfr=1, Product=2, SerialNumber=3 [267152.527698] usb 2-1.7: Product: DataTraveler 109 [267152.527701] usb 2-1.7:

[Bug 1021375] Re: Nautilus says the USB stick is read only when it is not

2016-08-02 Thread Djalal
Also affects me on Ubuntu 16.04 64 bit, latest Nautilus (package version 1:3.18.4.is.3.14.3-0ubuntu4). Can write using terminal. I started experiencing this bug only after mounting a live usb with Linux Mint 18, as if it where infected.. -- You received this bug notification because you are a

[Bug 1021375] Re: Nautilus says the USB stick is read only when it is not

2016-07-02 Thread Demetrio
Same for me, on Ubuntu 14.04. Try those steps. 1. get a pen drive having a read-only switch. 2. plug in pen drive in write mode 3. check you can write something. 4. Reboot 5. plug in pendrive having read-only switch on 6. check you cannot write 7. uplug normally, do not reboot pc 8. change

[Bug 1021375] Re: Nautilus says the USB stick is read only when it is not

2016-06-30 Thread Ganesh Gunasegaran
Have the same issue in Xenial. Copying from Terminal works fine. -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Desktop Bugs, which is subscribed to nautilus in Ubuntu. https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/1021375 Title: Nautilus says the USB stick is read only when it is

[Bug 1021375] Re: Nautilus says the USB stick is read only when it is not

2016-06-15 Thread Matthias Weiler
I confirm problem for Xenial. Reformatting the drive with different Filesystems did not help. Issue comes up with differend usb keys. "gksu nautilus" is a workaround for me. -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Desktop Bugs, which is subscribed to nautilus in

[Bug 1021375] Re: Nautilus says the USB stick is read only when it is not

2016-05-19 Thread Andrew
The problem exists in 16.04 as well. Why does this problem still exist? It's been 4 years! Here is a video demo of the problem: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oACOGupxVmU -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Desktop Bugs, which is subscribed to nautilus in

[Bug 1021375] Re: Nautilus says the USB stick is read only when it is not

2016-04-12 Thread mikewhatever
Same problem in 14.04. I can copy files with cp, but Nautilus claims that it's read only. -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Desktop Bugs, which is subscribed to nautilus in Ubuntu. https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/1021375 Title: Nautilus says the USB

[Bug 1021375] Re: Nautilus says the USB stick is read only when it is not

2016-03-25 Thread Bost
Actually reformating the USB key from ext4 to ntfs worked... /me banging head against the table: DEVELOPERS! DEVELOPERS! DEVELOPERS! -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Desktop Bugs, which is subscribed to nautilus in Ubuntu.

[Bug 1021375] Re: Nautilus says the USB stick is read only when it is not

2016-03-25 Thread Bost
Confirming on 15.10. No trick works for me. FYI tried to reformat the USB drive a couple of times using gparted and I get there: "Partition(s) 1 on /dev/sdb have been written, but we have been unable to inform the kernel of the change, probably because it/they are in use. As a result, the old

[Bug 1021375] Re: Nautilus says the USB stick is read only when it is not

2016-01-31 Thread Abinoam Jr
Same on 15.10. The Robin Winslow's trick worked for me also (sudo killall nautilus). -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Desktop Bugs, which is subscribed to nautilus in Ubuntu. https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/1021375 Title: Nautilus says the USB stick is

[Bug 1021375] Re: Nautilus says the USB stick is read only when it is not

2016-01-02 Thread Robin Winslow
Same problem in 14.04. Ejecting and `sudo killall nautilus` fixed it for me. -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Desktop Bugs, which is subscribed to nautilus in Ubuntu. https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/1021375 Title: Nautilus says the USB stick is read

[Bug 1021375] Re: Nautilus says the USB stick is read only when it is not

2015-12-09 Thread niels
Has the same problem wie 12.04 #22 helps. Here the diff diff nautilus.bad/ nautilus diff nautilus.bad/desktop-metadata nautilus/desktop-metadata 3c3 < nautilus-icon-view-layout-timestamp=1449680128 --- > nautilus-icon-view-layout-timestamp=1449688294 Which is really strange. No idea why this fix

[Bug 1021375] Re: Nautilus says the USB stick is read only when it is not

2015-11-07 Thread Rafal
Nautilus in 15.10 is also affected by this issue. i used a many versions of Ubuntu before and this problem never occurs. Now it happen, after update to 15.10 -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Desktop Bugs, which is subscribed to nautilus in Ubuntu.

[Bug 1021375] Re: Nautilus says the USB stick is read only when it is not

2015-08-22 Thread Bug Watch Updater
** Changed in: nautilus Status: Unknown = Confirmed ** Changed in: nautilus Importance: Unknown = Medium -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Desktop Bugs, which is subscribed to nautilus in Ubuntu. https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/1021375 Title:

[Bug 1021375] Re: Nautilus says the USB stick is read only when it is not

2015-08-22 Thread Jonathan Anderson
And it just got really interesting. After fighting this issue for hours, I gave up and resolved to copying by terminal. By force of habit, I accidently used nautilus once more to copy, after copying a batch of files by terminal, and presto, it works. Nautilus now copies files without

[Bug 1021375] Re: Nautilus says the USB stick is read only when it is not

2015-08-22 Thread Jonathan Anderson
Same / similar issue in Fedroa 22. This might be the issue: https://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=703179 ** Bug watch added: GNOME Bug Tracker #703179 https://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=703179 ** Also affects: nautilus via https://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=703179

[Bug 1021375] Re: Nautilus says the USB stick is read only when it is not

2015-08-18 Thread Marcos Lans
I just have that issue in 14.04 as well. -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Desktop Bugs, which is subscribed to nautilus in Ubuntu. https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/1021375 Title: Nautilus says the USB stick is read only when it is not To manage

[Bug 1021375] Re: Nautilus says the USB stick is read only when it is not

2015-08-11 Thread Mike
Ubuntu 15.10 is in active development stage, please, try to solve the issue and let the users use your OS. For the moment, I see a half-year thread with the complaints, but there is no official reference to the case. Are there any plans to solve the bug? -- You received this bug notification

[Bug 1021375] Re: Nautilus says the USB stick is read only when it is not

2015-07-17 Thread Arno
Affects me in Ubuntu 15.04. It's REALLY annoying. -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Desktop Bugs, which is subscribed to nautilus in Ubuntu. https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/1021375 Title: Nautilus says the USB stick is read only when it is not To manage

[Bug 1021375] Re: Nautilus says the USB stick is read only when it is not

2015-07-09 Thread CrabMan
I have this issue on fedora 22. -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Desktop Bugs, which is subscribed to nautilus in Ubuntu. https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/1021375 Title: Nautilus says the USB stick is read only when it is not To manage notifications

[Bug 1021375] Re: Nautilus says the USB stick is read only when it is not

2015-06-29 Thread Simon John
Just had the issue in Debian Jessie (Sid) with Gnome 3.16 -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Desktop Bugs, which is subscribed to nautilus in Ubuntu. https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/1021375 Title: Nautilus says the USB stick is read only when it is not

[Bug 1021375] Re: Nautilus says the USB stick is read only when it is not

2015-06-12 Thread Andrea Gamba
The problem is still there. How is it possible after so many years? It is a serious usability problem. -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Desktop Bugs, which is subscribed to nautilus in Ubuntu. https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/1021375 Title: Nautilus

[Bug 1021375] Re: Nautilus says the USB stick is read only when it is not

2015-06-12 Thread Mike
For me it's actually not an «usability problem» but is a stop-bug, which prevents the usage of Ubuntu at all. The usage of USB-stick, flash-drive is daily task for me and I can't imagine that each time I have to use it the OS will cause the problems and will prevent the usage. Please, fix it

[Bug 1021375] Re: Nautilus says the USB stick is read only when it is not

2015-05-14 Thread Mike
I just installed Ubuntu 15.04 RTM and almost three years after this ticket has been opened this problem still persists. It' very hard to use the OS when it can't properly handle such important thing as the work with USB-drives. There is no such issue with Fedora 21, which is also based on

[Bug 1021375] Re: Nautilus says the USB stick is read only when it is not

2015-03-01 Thread Gary
I just had this problem occur again, I am using 12.04 (still). I also got it tp work correctly, here is what worked for me (YMMV). I am not sure all these step are required, but the combination fixed my problem. 1- sudo chmod 755 /media (this was recommended with -R option, but I did not want

[Bug 1021375] Re: Nautilus says the USB stick is read only when it is not

2014-12-30 Thread Alexander Buchner
In 14.10 this problem still exists. -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Desktop Bugs, which is subscribed to nautilus in Ubuntu. https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/1021375 Title: Nautilus says the USB stick is read only when it is not To manage notifications

[Bug 1021375] Re: Nautilus says the USB stick is read only when it is not

2014-12-11 Thread Marc Hasson
I too have the nautilus read-only misbehavior on the very latest 12.04LTS (x86_64) system and have the following observations, including a simple-enough workaround since running into this problem quite a while back I can cause the false read-only behavior on demand by first inserting a

[Bug 1021375] Re: Nautilus says the USB stick is read only when it is not

2014-11-26 Thread Pádraig Brady
I wonder is this related to traversing symlinks to the mount point? https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=844713 ** Bug watch added: Red Hat Bugzilla #844713 https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=844713 -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu

[Bug 1021375] Re: Nautilus says the USB stick is read only when it is not

2014-11-26 Thread Victor Mendonça
I also have the same problem on 14.04, however I'm using Nemo and not nautilus. -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Desktop Bugs, which is subscribed to nautilus in Ubuntu. https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/1021375 Title: Nautilus says the USB stick is read

[Bug 1021375] Re: Nautilus says the USB stick is read only when it is not

2014-11-19 Thread bjv
I appear to be having the same issue as SergeiS tonysonney under 14.04, file system permissions are correct and cp works fine from the command line for one of my USB hard drives, but drive consistently shows as 'Owner: root' in Nautilus - even though mount options are identical to an

[Bug 1021375] Re: Nautilus says the USB stick is read only when it is not

2014-11-19 Thread bjv
remounting per comment #20 (sudo mount -o remount,rw /media/mount point) did not work with nautilus 3.10.1-0ubuntu9.3 on 14.04 -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Desktop Bugs, which is subscribed to nautilus in Ubuntu.

[Bug 1021375] Re: Nautilus says the USB stick is read only when it is not

2014-11-17 Thread tonysonney
I have the same problem. Can create/delet file from terminal. But operations from nautilus fails wit destination read only error. The other interesting thing is the same usb drive used to work fine with nautilus till before I made a bootable disk on the usb device using dd. I tried coping the

[Bug 1021375] Re: Nautilus says the USB stick is read only when it is not

2014-11-05 Thread SergeiS
Still a problem on 14.04 now. What's confusing is that the file system is properly mounted, and I can copy a file onto the drive using cp in a terminal, so it is a pure Nautilus issue. Mount: /dev/sdc1 on /media/sergei/16GB type vfat

[Bug 1021375] Re: Nautilus says the USB stick is read only when it is not

2014-08-11 Thread Reinhard Tartler
I can confirm the observations of comment #20. On this basis, I'm raising the importance because this seems to me like a major usability issue. ** Changed in: nautilus (Ubuntu) Importance: Undecided = High -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Desktop Bugs,

[Bug 1021375] Re: Nautilus says the USB stick is read only when it is not

2014-05-06 Thread Ian Lawrence
I did sudo mount -o remount,rw /media/mount point which works copying files in nautilus (until you pull out the usb stick of course) -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Desktop Bugs, which is subscribed to nautilus in Ubuntu.

[Bug 1021375] Re: Nautilus says the USB stick is read only when it is not

2014-03-23 Thread burnsdm
Affects me - another temporary workaround is to load nautilus as root from terminal which allows me to write to usb This is really annoying please fix. -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Desktop Bugs, which is subscribed to nautilus in Ubuntu.

[Bug 1021375] Re: Nautilus says the USB stick is read only when it is not

2014-03-19 Thread olaf wapenhans
I reboot system on recovery mode, and did some of the support programs. Now it works -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Desktop Bugs, which is subscribed to nautilus in Ubuntu. https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/1021375 Title: Nautilus says the USB stick is

[Bug 1021375] Re: Nautilus says the USB stick is read only when it is not

2014-01-07 Thread d0m
I to have the same problem! I have tried 2 diferent USB sticks nothing can be saved to them. Either by drag drop or saving from a text editor (JuffEd Gedit) or even OpenOfice. One of the USB sticks did let me moove a file when I firs got it but it stoped after I plged it into my Android. I

[Bug 1021375] Re: Nautilus says the USB stick is read only when it is not

2014-01-02 Thread Johann Gail
I have the read-only bug under a slightly different condition: Its not a external USB-Stick but a remounted partition. For security reasons I have an archive partition which is mounted read- only at startup of the notebook. When I mount the partition afterwards in readwrite-mode then nautilus

[Bug 1021375] Re: Nautilus says the USB stick is read only when it is not

2013-12-31 Thread Sojin
Using 13:10. This is super super annoying bug. Will drive far away any windows user trying to use Ubuntu, for sure. Please fix this soon. I can copy files using Terminal as normal user. But with nautilus, it giving me is read only error. -- You received this bug notification because you are a

[Bug 1021375] Re: Nautilus says the USB stick is read only when it is not

2013-12-19 Thread HamilJF
Just happened to me all of a sudden (eg, have not observed this problem on 12.04 or 13.04 until today, but haven't used a USB stick for 2+ weeks). Unity desktop; Files 3.6.3 (whatever that is) produces a popup stating that target is read-only, which it isn't, of course. The config file

[Bug 1021375] Re: Nautilus says the USB stick is read only when it is not

2013-10-29 Thread PeterBocz
The very same problem exists on Mint 15 (based on 13.04) and Thunar 1.6.2. I actually run Nautilus to work around the problem and copy the files. The problem might be in lower levels. -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Desktop Bugs, which is subscribed to

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