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Old 14 August 2019, 14:52   #1
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Write-protect a partition

Hi guys,

Is there a way to write-protect a complete partition ?

For Amiga shows, I'd like to write-protect my disk to make sure my setup is working during the whole show. Some people might actually quickly mess some working things (including me) :-)

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Old 14 August 2019, 15:08   #2
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In some cli, type following command :
lock dh0: on
(replace on by off to unlock ; this does not survive a reset anyway)
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Old 14 August 2019, 18:38   #3
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Thanks ! Simple and effective.
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