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Re: Formatting an unused partition

> partion and use it? I did read about cfdisk but I just
> want to make sure that I'm doing the right thing as it
> is being done as root.

Be sure to reboot the system after using cfdisk to modify
the partition table and using mkfs to make the filesystem
on it. Despite the message cfdisk produces about rereading
the table using so low level call, I consistently find
that running mkfs without the reboot does not work.


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