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Old 09-28-2014, 05:59 PM   #1
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What partition table number for Ext4?


In fdisk what number do I use for Ext4 partition?

Some choices are:
05 extended
83 linux (used for Ext2)
85 linux extended
 
Old 09-28-2014, 06:53 PM   #2
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83.
 
Old 09-28-2014, 07:00 PM   #3
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To elaborate 83 is used for all linux filesystems. It is just a label which the OS does not actually use at all.
 
Old 09-28-2014, 07:02 PM   #4
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Good answer michaelk.
 
  


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