[ubuntu-uk] how to change hdd/partition numbering

Kris Douglas webbox.uk at gmail.com
Wed Jan 23 12:20:50 GMT 2008

On 23/01/2008, Vitorio Okio <ovitorio at hotmail.com> wrote:
> I've deleted with GParted unwanted Dell Utility partition sited the first
> on my HDD.  This partition was set as /dev/sda1, so all others followed
> correspondignly: /dev/sda2, /dev/sda3, etc.
> Now after deleting and booting back in Ubuntu my now first partition is
> still marked as /dev/sda2. And all others follow.
> How can I change this?  I would like my first partition being set /dev/
> sda1, etc.?
> Thank you.
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That's the FSTAB mount points, I don't know if the OS would like these
being changed, as GRUB bases its boot on these mount points... I'm not
sure, anybody else?

Kris Douglas
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