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Bug 116646 - parted does not work on fcp/scsi devices
parted does not work on fcp/scsi devices
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3
Classification: Red Hat
Component: parted (Show other bugs)
s390 Linux
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Assigned To: Jeremy Katz
Brock Organ
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Reported: 2004-02-24 01:33 EST by Oliver Paukstadt
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:07 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2004-10-14 12:41:01 EDT
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Description Oliver Paukstadt 2004-02-24 01:33:55 EST
Description of problem:
parted does not work on fcp/scsi devices

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:
[root@virtual-286 root]# fdisk -l /dev/sdb

Disk /dev/sdb: 8589 MB, 8589934592 bytes
64 heads, 32 sectors/track, 8192 cylinders
Units = cylinders of 2048 * 512 = 1048576 bytes

   Device Boot    Start       End    Blocks   Id  System
/dev/sdb1             1      8192   8388592   83  Linux
[root@virtual-286 root]# parted /dev/sdb print
Error: Unable to open /dev/sdb - unrecognised disk label.                 
Information: Don't forget to update /etc/fstab, if necessary.
Comment 1 Jeremy Katz 2004-06-25 15:46:36 EDT
What sort of label is on this device?
Comment 2 Florian La Roche 2004-10-14 12:41:01 EDT
Should be all working fine with newest rpm packages in rawhide/FC
development. Please re-open if not.

Thanks for this bug-report,

Florian La Roche

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