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Old 04-26-2004, 10:28 PM   #1
lemon_hou
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Talking How To Format A Partition Into Ext2 ? Help



I used mkfs.ext2 format a partition into ext2 filesystem .
my linux was installed on an embeded board ,
through terminal I type the command :
mkfs.ext2 -b 1024 -m 5 -g 8192 /dev/sda9
the process will stop at middle size of the /dev/sda9.

anyone can tell me how to do ?




 
Old 04-27-2004, 04:30 AM   #2
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Could be your options settings are incorrect for the drive. Just try:
mke2fs /dev/sda9

BTW what is the embedded board are you using?
 
  


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