Subject: Re: CVS commit: src
To: Charles M. Hannum <>
From: Perry E. Metzger <>
List: tech-install
Date: 10/01/1998 14:35:53
"Charles M. Hannum" writes:
> If I understand this correctly, the suggested pullup actually makes
> fdisk *unable* to reinitialize the MBR should I want to do so.  That's
> extremely bogus.

Actually, that isn't quite correct. You can still re-initialize it,
just not with only the -i flag -- you have to explicitly zero out the
four MBR partitions as well. The -i flag now only re-initializes the
code part of the MBR.