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Old 03-06-2010, 07:26 AM   #1
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fdisk -l doesn't give any results

Hi, i'm in need of my hard drive & usb flash drive numbers, but when i do
fdisk -l
i get no results - it just gives me the prompt as if i've pressed the enter key on my k/board.

Pls help.
Old 03-06-2010, 08:23 AM   #2
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Try running fdisk as root. If your install uses sudo, then just "sudo fdisk -l" or you can su to root and then run fdisk
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