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when i try to change permission chmod -R 777 /Volumes/Sublime_Text_3/Sublime Text.app

i get error saying Read-only file system, how can i change it read write access to /Volumes/Sublime_Text_3 and everything inside it

i have tried with sudo as well but i get same error message
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Is that volume an external disk or a network share?

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ok, got it when i was installing Sublime it made mount to disc, which was why i was getting read only message...
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