Re: How do you mount a logical partition?

From: Boris Glawe (
Date: 09/23/03

Date: Tue, 23 Sep 2003 18:01:57 +0200

What I forgot: Of course partitioning itself is not enough. You will have to
create a filesytem on this partition. Let's say, your new logical partition ist
called /dev/hda5 then you will have to say 'mkfs -t ext3 /dev/hda5', which will
create an ext3 filesystem on it. For information on other filesystems read 'man

greets Boris