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can't rename or delete folders on external hard drive
« on: December 22, 2021, 01:35:54 PM »
 

dduran1210

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error message says:   Device or Resource busy. 

ran sudo thunar  for ownership...but still won't access.
tried unmounting...didn't help.

 

Re: can't rename or delete folders on external hard drive
« Reply #1 on: December 24, 2021, 12:03:33 AM »
 

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error message says:   Device or Resource busy. 

ran sudo thunar  for ownership...but still won't access.
tried unmounting...didn't help.

Can you provide more details, please? Like, what format is the HDD? EXT4? NTFS? FAT32? Also, post the output of
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inxi -Fxz
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