partprobe



PARTPROBE(8)                   GNU Parted Manual                  PARTPROBE(8)




NAME

       partprobe - inform the OS of partition table changes


SYNOPSIS

       partprobe [-d] [-s] [devices...]


DESCRIPTION

       This manual page documents briefly the partprobe command.

       partprobe is a program that informs the operating system kernel of par-
       tition table changes, by requesting that the operating  system  re-read
       the partition table.


OPTIONS

       This program uses short UNIX style options.

       -d     Don’t update the kernel.

       -s     Show a summary of devices and their partitions.

       -h     Show summary of options.

       -v     Show version of program.


SEE ALSO

       parted(8).


AUTHOR

       This manual page was written by Timshel Knoll <timshel@debian.org>, for
       the Debian GNU/Linux system (but may be used by others).



parted                          March 18, 2002                    PARTPROBE(8)

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