[GLLUG] Read only?

Carles Pina i Estany carles at pina.cat
Mon May 23 22:05:28 UTC 2022


Try hdparm -r 0 [device] before partitioning.


On May/23/2022, Chris Bell via GLLUG wrote:
> Hello,
> I have a MicroSD card that has been used in a RaspbrryPi that appears to have 
> been corrupted in an attempt to re-use it, and now shows as read only. No 
> great monetary value, but I could not find any software that appears able to 
> re-partition any device, whatever its value, once set to read only. Is that 
> correct, or is this just a dead device?
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> Chris Bell
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