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Here i'm trying to run rm on a file as oracle user.  What do I need to do??

drwxr-xr-x  3 oracle oinstall  4096 Feb 20 09:43 .
drwxr-xr-x 11 oracle oinstall  4096 Feb 18 07:30 ..
-rw-r--r--  1 oracle oinstall   394 Feb 20 03:42 listener.ora
drwxr-xr-x  2 oracle oinstall  4096 Feb 18 07:25 samples
-rw-r--r--  1 oracle oinstall   187 May  7  2007 shrept.lst
-rw-r--r--  1 oracle oinstall   221 Feb 18 07:32 sqlnet.ora
-rw-r--r--  1 oracle oinstall   792 Feb 20 09:40 tnsnames.ora
-rw-r-----  1 oracle oinstall   432 Feb 18 10:08 tnsnames.ora_STANDALONE
-rw-r--r--  1 oracle oinstall 12288 Feb 20 10:09 .tnsnames.ora.swp
[oracle@larzena admin]$ rm  .tnsnames.ora.swp
rm: cannot remove `.tnsnames.ora.swp': Read-only file system
[oracle@larzena admin]$ id
uid=501(oracle) gid=501(oinstall) groups=501(oinstall),502(dba)
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by:xoxomos
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just tried reboot.
Got "shutdown:no such file or directory"
??????
Will try MS solution...unplug for a minute :-)
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Seth Simmons earned 1200 total points
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whatever mount point you are on is mounted read-only
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by:xoxomos
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Guess the MS solution worked.  ????  Noticed the hard drive making the starting to go south noise when it first came back up.
Thanks.
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