Originally Posted by Willster419
i tried adding chmod in what i think is proper syntax into the file, and nothing has happened. looked to see if the directories that i typed were writable, and they were not. also i tried running it from adb and it says permission denied. getting a little spotty here...please help me out...
until that file is writable, you wont be able to edit it. You can check the permissions by using ES File explorer or adb. In adb from the $ type:
cd /system/etc then press enter
ls -l then press enter
that will tell you the permissions of all the files in that folder.