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my 4gb pendrive was giving me some error while copying files into it,like-"cannot find the specified folder" or something like that. I formatted it in windows a number of times, but the problem wasnt solved. then I tried to format it with Gparted in ubuntu. then I got the following message:
Format /dev/sdb1 as ext3 01:27 ( ERROR )
calibrate /dev/sdb1 00:00 ( SUCCES )
size: 7855032 (3.75 GiB)
set partitiontype on /dev/sdb1 00:00 ( SUCCES )
new partitiontype: ext3
create new ext3 filesystem 01:26 ( ERROR )
OS type: Linux
Block size=4096 (log=2)
Fragment size=4096 (log=2)
245760 inodes, 981879 blocks
49093 blocks (5.00%) reserved for the super user
First data block=0
Maximum filesystem blocks=1006632960
30 block groups
32768 blocks per group, 32768 fragments per group
8192 inodes per group
Superblock backups stored on blocks:
32768, 98304, 163840, 229376, 294912, 819200, 884736