Access to system folders in GB.

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    Hello all. Like most of you, I have been upgraded to GB 2.3.3. I am rooted. Today I tried to copy a sound file into the system/media/notifications folder... however, I was rudely informed that I don't have access. I tried changing the permissions, but that was locked out as well. Any suggestions?

    BTW, I am about to install CM7 this weekend.

    Thanks for your help!

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    By default /system is mounted read only. You need to remount in read/write mode before you can modify it. Root explorer for example makes this whole process extremely easy

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    Oh man, I feel like an idiot... how long have I had that app (over a year)... duh... thanks man, I surely am getting old.
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    D2G rooted.
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