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Re: fdisk utility for cygwin

cygwin doesn't add or subtract anything from the usual methods for
installing linux.  There is no provision in cygwin or NT for making ext2

----- Original Message -----
From: "Ashutosh Agrawal" <>
To: <>
Cc: <>
Sent: Tuesday, April 17, 2001 5:23 AM
Subject: fdisk utility for cygwin

> Hi,
> Can anybody tell me where to find out the "fdisk" utility for cygwin
> format the IDE disk to make a ext2 partition on it? I am using cygwin
> on a Win NT 4.0 machine.
> The problem is that I have one DiskOnChip 2000 and I want to load the
> linux ( small ) on it using cygwin. So I have attached it to my WinNT
> machine and I am able to see it as drive d:. but to load the linux on
> it, I have to make a ext2 partition so that I can load the root file
> system on it. but I don't know how to make the ext2 partition under
> using cygwin. I couldn't locate the "fdisk" utility under cygwin.
> Thanks in advance.
> Regards
> Ashutosh
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