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From: Deepak Kandhare <winlinfix@xxxxxxxxx>
Date: Sun, 6 Aug 2006 00:33:16 -0700 (PDT)
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hi all,
i have reinstalled linux i kept free 17 gb space.
i have created 4gb partition by fdisk with LVM options.
fdisk -l
Disk /dev/sda: 40.0 GB, 40060403712 bytes
255 heads, 63 sectors/track, 4870 cylinders
Units = cylinders of 16065 * 512 = 8225280 bytes
   Device Boot      Start         End      Blocks   Id  System
/dev/sda1   *           1        1275    10241406    7  HPFS/NTFS
/dev/sda2            1276        2550    10241437+  83  Linux
/dev/sda3            4740        4870     1052257+  82  Linux swap
/dev/sda4            2551        3037     3911827+   5  Extended
i am able to see /dev/sda4 my new partition.
when i tried to create
 pvcreate /dev/vg01/vol01
  Device /dev/sda4 not found.
i am getting evice not found error.
when i tried to fdisk /dev/sda4
 fdisk /dev/sda4
Unable to read /dev/sda4
when i tried fdisk /dev/sda
i press t
for change lvm
Command (m for help): t
Partition number (1-5): 4
Hex code (type L to list codes): 8e
You cannot change a partition into an extended one or vice versa
Delete it first.
i got this message.
i tried to delete and create partition but same error.
i have 17 GB free space on disk let me know what is the causing this problem.
Thank you,

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