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RED ALERT: Emergency Laptop Brain Transplant

2019-09-26 4 min read Fails Hardware My stuff Maintenance Teknikal_Domain Unable to load comment count
Incident Report Sept. 26, 2019: Was upgrading Mint from 19.1 to 19.2, midway through, the update fails with read-only filesystem. I was cleaning up the drive at the time (getting rid of some unneeded files) and was encountering the same error. When Nemo refreshed, every icon on my desktop had a big “✖️” icon, signifying that there was an error accessing - the entire laptop was actually read-only. Being a sensible person, I tried to reboot. Continue reading