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Old 06-16-2004, 08:01 AM   #1
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Hard Disk Partition


Hi Friends,


How to create a new hard disk partition ?


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Old 06-16-2004, 08:14 AM   #2
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fdisk / cfdisk
 
Old 06-16-2004, 08:33 AM   #3
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My hard disk has 3 Partitions

/dev/hda1 /boot
/dev/hda2 /root
/dev/hda3 /swap

I gave the command

fdisk /dev/hda4

To Create another Partition

it is Giving

Unable to read /dev/hda4

What 's wrong with me?

can u please explain?
 
Old 06-16-2004, 08:57 AM   #4
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it's due to the fact that /dev/hda4 does not exist
 
Old 06-16-2004, 05:19 PM   #5
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you will only be able to create a partition if you have any free space. If not then you'll have to resize your partitions...

fdisk -l to see what you have on your hard drive.
 
  


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