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2 years, 8 months ago
I recently upgraded to android 11. Ever since I did that I cannot adb shell into any of the directories inside the
taimen:/ $ cd mnt
taimen:/mnt $ ls
androidwritable appfuse asec expand installer media_rw obb pass_through product runtime sdcard secure user vendor
taimen:/mnt $ cd sdcard
/system/bin/sh: cd: /mnt/sdcard: Permission denied
What do I do to regain my access?
Sep 25, 2020 at 10:00
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On Android 11 sdcard path seem to have changed. The path
/mnt/sdcard still exists but via adb you don't the permissions to access this path.
But there are alternatives. On the an emulator running Android 11 I can see for example path
/sdcard. This path however is a soft link to
/storage/self/primary which again is a soft-link to
Hence you have the following alternatives:
Sep 28, 2020 at 11:07
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