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Old 07-06-2010, 01:22 PM   #1
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Unhappy Can't mkfs USB 1TB HD on RHEL5

When trying to mkfs -t ext3 /media/HD-CEIU2 mounted drive, I receive "is not a block special device". Then after answering yes to proceed anyway, get messages indicating the device couldn't be read. I did fdisk the drive and rebooted.
Old 07-06-2010, 01:48 PM   #2
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dang, sorry for the post, I umounted the drive and it is formating now.


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