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Old 09-15-2011, 04:40 AM   #1
amartlk
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Unable to create Partition


Hi

I have centos 5.3 installed i have 2 partition already created on 500gb Hardisk,i want to use unallocted 300gb. here i make new partition using fdisk as extended but when i save using "w" command i get error as WARNING: Re-reading the partition table failed with error 22: device or resource is busy The kernel still uses the old table.
The new table will be used at the next reboot.
Syncing disks.
 
Old 09-15-2011, 04:42 AM   #2
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Reboot and see if the partition table is how you want it.
 
  


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