Format extended partition?

Dave M DaveM at Mich.Com
Tue Sep 26 20:15:47 UTC 2006

At 02:02 PM 9/26/2006 , Scott wrote:
>Try this:
>1. Install GParted: sudo apt-get install gparted
>2. Run System > Administration > Gnome Partition Editor.
>3. Select your extended partition and create a new partition inside it.

That worked. I now have an ext3 formatted partition. But when I click on 
"places-computer" and then on my 101Gb volume I get an error: "Unable to 
mount selected volume" and "error: device /dev/hdb3 is not removable" and 
"error: could not execute pmount".

Dave M
Davem (at) Mich (dot) Com
Ann Arbor, Mich. USA

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