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Your method didn't work for me...
Authored by: kcjones76 on Apr 06, '02 09:12:18PM
I temporarily switch to root typing su root here:
myname% su root

then I input my root pass when prompted:
Password:*********

With root privs, I type rm - rf, followed by dragging the pesky file onto the terminal:
root# rm -rf /Volumes/PocketDrive_20gig/.Trashes/501/Titanium4gig

The result is not what I'm looking for. I truncated the list because there were about 75 "iNode" files residing in the same directory showing the same result as line 1 listed below:
rm: /Volumes/PocketDrive_20gig/.Trashes/501/Titanium4gig/????HFS+ Private Data/iNode1008366292: Operation not permitted
rm: /Volumes/PocketDrive_20gig/.Trashes/501/Titanium4gig/????HFS+ Private Data: Directory not empty
rm: /Volumes/PocketDrive_20gig/.Trashes/501/Titanium4gig: Directory not empty

I've attempted to use BatChmod, SuperGetInfo, FileXaminer and no luck. Is the directory called ????HFS+ Private Data valid? I thought ? marks were okay. Can some one please help?! The files don't show up under OS9. If I start up without the PocketDrive plugged in, obviously they don't show up. When I used FileXaminer I was able to point to the file using the Super Delete... menu command. It responds by saying it has succeeded, but the problem file are still there...

Help me please?!

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Your method didn't work for me...
Authored by: oeyvind on May 07, '02 07:45:50AM

I think your filesystem need some repairing... boot into single user mode (startup your machine and hold down Command and S keys)

# fsck -y

Until you see nothing is wrong anymore.

If fsck fails to finish all the error try DiskWarrior.



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