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Android hosts file

Using adb shell I could get to the android file system on my rooted device, but I couldn't edit any files because the file system is mounted as read only. I found this on stackoverflow:

Simply change ro to rw and add the remount option

# mount -o rw,remount /system

Once you are done making changes, you should remount with the original readonly.

# mount -o ro,remount /system

ref: https://stackoverflow.com/questions/6066030/read-only-file-system-on-android

Last saved: 03/17/2016
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