help about fdisk

Richard Smith rdls at
Wed May 9 17:09:55 BST 2001

On Wed, May 09, 2001 at 09:32:58PM +0800, M.H.Hung wrote:
> Hi,
>     I have a big problem about fdisk:
> I have a 18G SCSI disk, divide it to
> 2 partitions, 1 for 12G and 1 for 6G,
> but for some mistakes, I forgot to 
> initialize the 2'nd partition. After
> I install and setup the whole system,
> I want to run fdisk to adjust the 2'nd
> partition, I don't know if it will erase
> all the data on partition 1?

No guarantees, and always back up your data, but...

Adding or altering the other partitions shouldn't affect the data on partition 1.


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