Update Partition Table without reboot
etmilleretmiller at yahoo.com
Tue Feb 4 19:51:23 PST 2003
In regard to an old question/thread:
Does anybody know how to force an update of partition
info without a reboot? Sometimes it will write it and
other times fdisk calls for a reboot. Simply ignoring
the warnings does *not* work, as suggested in the
thread. Mk*whatever*fs will respond with an
unable to start /dev/hdblah, size reported as zero.
Just trying to simplify a script by avoiding a reboot.
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