Profiles partition out of space Home Page › Forums › Network Management › ZeroShell › Profiles partition out of space This topic contains 5 replies, has 0 voices, and was last updated by pablokbs 7 years, 11 months ago. Viewing 7 posts - 1 through 7 (of 7 total) Author Posts September 29, 2011 at 12:44 pm #43138 pablokbsMember Hi, I have zeroshell installed on a hard disk and it works great. i’ve just run out of space in my profile partition, my disk has 40GB of capacity but my profile partition only 800MB I have free space to make a new partition (about 37GB), using cfdisk I managed to create the new partition (/dev/hda4) and after that i tried to format it, and I got this error: root@zeroshell dev> mkfs.ext3 /dev/hda4 mke2fs 1.41.1 (01-Sep-2008) mkfs.ext3: No such device or address while trying to determine filesystem size Using the web-ui I have the same problem, I see the partition but when I try to make the FS I get this error: Sep 29 09:38,18 ERROR: Partition /udev/hda4 not formatted. What can I do? NOTE: I CANT reboot or poweroff the server now, it is a production server, I want to make the partition FROM zeroshell Thanks! September 29, 2011 at 12:50 pm #51972 renato.moranoMember try partprobe first … then mkfs. 😉 September 29, 2011 at 12:55 pm #51973 pablokbsMember Thank you for your answer, but does not work: root@zeroshell root> partprobe /dev/hda4 Error: Error opening /dev/hda4: No such device or address September 29, 2011 at 3:46 pm #51974 renato.moranoMember please partprobe without option so # partprobe # fdisk -l # fdisk /dev/hda4 root@vnpserver root> partprobe -s /dev/hdb: msdos partitions 1 2 3 /dev/sda: msdos partitions 1 2 3 /dev/sdb: msdos partitions 1 Warning: Unable to open /dev/hda read-write (Read-only file system). /dev/hda has been opened read-only. root@vnpserver root> September 29, 2011 at 4:00 pm #51975 pablokbsMember Perfect! Thanks September 30, 2011 at 5:37 am #51976 renato.moranoMember let me know, works ? September 30, 2011 at 2:37 pm #51977 pablokbsMember Yes, it works, thanks 🙂 Author Posts Viewing 7 posts - 1 through 7 (of 7 total) You must be logged in to reply to this topic.