problems adding partition to Perc3/DC logical drive Michael_E_Brown at
Thu Mar 7 13:41:00 CST 2002

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Matt_Domsch at [mailto:Matt_Domsch at]
> Sure.  You need to either:
> 1) unmount /dev/sdb1 and then re-run fdisk and change 
> something (delete then
> recreate the partition) so when you exit, fdisk is able to update the
> kernel's idea of partitions.

You can just go into 'fdisk' and immediately 'w' to write out the partition
table and tell the kernel to re-read the partition table. You don't have to
actually change anything.

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