Tom Ordonez

Data Science, Machine Learning, Growing Teams

USB Stuck in Read Only in Linux


Fixing a usb stuck in read only in Linux

USB Stuck in Read Only in Linux

As seen here.

I have an external drive that I used for backing up some files. I plugged it in again and tried to copy some files but got an error saying that the drive was in "read-only".

This is applicable to Linux.

The solution was doing this:

$ killall nautilus