The unwanted, uncontrollable file on the desktop was not there anymore. You might want to update your backups first, if only for the sake of paranoia (in case something is seriously wrong and the machine won't reboot cleanly). Home Forums Posting Rules Linux Help & Resources Fedora Set-Up Guides Fedora Magazine Ask Fedora Fedora Project Fedora Project Links The Fedora Project Get Fedora F23 Release Notes F24 Release Notes i don't think fsck works with ntfs drives. have a peek here
Browse other questions tagged hard-drive or ask your own question. Done. rm: cannot remove : Input/output error [SOLVED] « on: July 28, 2014, 08:45:22 AM » I was in the middle of transferring a directory with a whole bunch of files onto Logged Since 2006 | LiCo 401868 i14 PCLinuxOS Tester Super Villain Posts: 23940 MLUs Forever! https://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=1129872
To view Postfix configuration values, see postconf(1). Does anybody know how predictably this does happen? file_name Offline #4 2010-04-25 20:10:41 murfMan Member Registered: 2009-10-27 Posts: 161 Re: [SOLVED] rm: cannot remove file Input/Output error (NTFS HDD) i ended up just plugging it into a windows machine These Aren't Roasted!
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I tried to delete the directory, no can do. Ls Input Output Error Linux PCLinuxOS! asked 4 years ago viewed 177491 times active 6 months ago Linked 2 “Missing” files on external USB drive in linux mint 17.3 2 Why do I get error “Could not http://askubuntu.com/questions/325343/unable-to-delete-file-rm-cannot-remove-input-output-error what is the output of Code: echo $?
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My OS is Ubuntu 12.04, and the removable hard drive has ntfs filesystem. http://centralpedia.com/output-error/ubuntu-delete-file-input-output-error.html more stack exchange communities company blog Stack Exchange Inbox Reputation and Badges sign up log in tour help Tour Start here for a quick overview of the site Help Center Detailed gl M Abu Rahmeh ‘—so long as I get somewhere,’ Alice added as an explanation. ‘Oh, you’re sure to do that,’ said the Cat, ‘if you only walk long enough.’ Adv Why does removing Iceweasel nuke GNOME? Cannot Access Input/output Error
How do I respond to the inevitable curiosity and protect my workplace reputation? Trick or Treat polyglot Why does Deep Space Nine spin? Corrupt NTFS filesystems will not spit out I/O errors. Check This Out Second, fsck's wrapper appears to just call the ext2 fsck by default (either that or it's defaulting to e2fsck because you tried running it against an empty directory).
But the FS is worth a check. __________________ - Tom "What is freedom? Rm Cannot Remove Input/output Error Ntfs share|improve this answer answered Jun 2 '12 at 23:20 Shadur 12.3k52742 2 I connect the removable hard drive to my Ubuntu 12.04, and it is automatically mounted. PCLinuxOS!
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file_namei tried fschk on the drive and got: sudo fsck /dev/disk/by-label/New\x20Volume Password: fsck from util-linux-ng 2.17.2 fsck: fsck.ntfs: not found fsck: Error 2 while executing fsck.ntfs for /dev/sdc2any suggestions?thanks Last edited share|improve this answer answered Nov 30 '10 at 14:03 FOSS DIVERSER 6531616 It's not the disk –Ben Everard Dec 14 '10 at 9:39 Oh dear... If the device is valid and it really contains an ext2 filesystem (and not swap or ufs or something else), then the superblock is corrupt, and you might try running e2fsck this contact form Google™ Search FedoraForum Search Red Hat Bugzilla Search Search Forums Show Threads Show Posts Tag Search Advanced Search Go to Page...
Registering documents with scrollkeeper... Posts: 4,851 Re: cannot remove `file': Input/output error Quote: Originally Posted by daviddoria Is there a better option? Not changing /etc/mailname. So you're good in that regard. –Shadur Jun 3 '12 at 0:31 add a comment| up vote 9 down vote As Sadhur states this is probably caused by disk hardware issues
User contributions on this site are licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution Share Alike 4.0 International License. Browse other questions tagged linux ubuntu file-management sudo or ask your own question. Partial sum of the harmonic series between two consecutive fibonacci numbers My 21-year-old adult son hates me Encode the alphabet cipher Why cast an A-lister for Groot? Posts: 4,851 Re: cannot remove `file': Input/output error I/O errors thrown while manipulating files usually indicates a failing storage device.
Offline #3 2010-04-25 19:51:45 murfMan Member Registered: 2009-10-27 Posts: 161 Re: [SOLVED] rm: cannot remove file Input/Output error (NTFS HDD) ls -li ls: cannot access file_name: Input/output error total 0 ? and look for any abnormalities, post back if you find anything if nothing found, we may consult with the system logs (dont know how that might help ) M Abu Rahmeh Mariusz W View Public Profile Find all posts by Mariusz W #10 22nd January 2011, 01:59 AM daviddoria Offline Registered User Join Date: Oct 2007 Posts: 884 Re: They will give a warning when mounting and will mount either read only or not at all unless forced.