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Re: Q: cfdisk error

On Tue, 4 Jun 2002, Alice M. Pinard wrote:

> Trying to ready a 60g drive on a Promise Ultra card for first use.
> used MAKEDEV to create /dev/hde
> when I did 'cfdisk /dev/hde' I got "no partition table or unknown
> signature on partition table"
> um... does that sound at all right?

cfdisk -z /dev/hde

Tells it to ignore the existing (well, non-existing) partition table.  If
it's truly a brand new drive, that should be the problem.

Mike Dresser

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