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Mounting System Read/Write

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By croques, Senior Member on 15th April 2014, 08:01 PM
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With s-off you can write to /system should you wish.

Code:
adb shell
su
mount -o rw,remount -t ext4 /dev/block/mmcblk0p45 /system
will do the business and give you full read/write access to allow you to delete those pesky apps HTC want you to have at all costs. Facebook and Twitter system apps? No thanks!
 
 
16th April 2014, 05:06 AM |#2  
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I should be able to run this in terminal emulator, right?
16th April 2014, 09:35 AM |#3  
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Yes. Just miss out the adb bit, obviously.
16th April 2014, 02:08 PM |#4  
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I use FX File Explorer with the Root add-on.
You can then simply choose to open the system folder as root and then there's an option to remount R/W.
16th April 2014, 02:14 PM |#5  
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Beautiful guide......

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You can also use Es file explorer that work like Root Explorer but it's free.....

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16th April 2014, 05:43 PM |#6  
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Quote:
Originally Posted by sjeffrey

I use FX File Explorer with the Root add-on.
You can then simply choose to open the system folder as root and then there's an option to remount R/W.

Ditto ! Works a charm
17th April 2014, 07:25 AM |#7  
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Missed out the adb bit.
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Is there a way to mount system as rw on every boot?
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