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Old 05-05-2005, 01:47 AM   #1
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formatting floppys and partitions

Is there a command or utility in linux to format a floppy disk or a partition? I know I can create partitions with fdisk, but have yet to see how to format them.

Old 05-05-2005, 03:13 AM   #2
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man mke2fs
man mkreiserfs

floppy disk:
man fdformat


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