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Re: [SLE] floppy format? still trying-take #2
  • From: Johan <johansche@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Wed, 12 May 2004 15:26:44 +0200
  • Message-id: <20040512152644.2075cf4d.johansche@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
On Wed, 12 May 2004 04:16:39 -0700 (PDT)
Stephen W <winstephen@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:

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winstephen@linux:~> man -k mke
> mke2fs (8) - create an ext2/3 filesystem
> winstephen@linux:~> mke2fs dev/fd0 1440
> bash: mke2fs: command not found
>
> Interesting, tell me what mke2fs is, but then when I
> try to do it I am told "command not found." Duh, then
> how does man know about it?
>> =====
> Stephen W
> Sarasota, FL
><< snip >>

Easy....Looking at your command line..you are not super-user.

In suse some commands are only available as su.. and some.. even only
as sux -.
--
Johan
Registered Linux User #330034
May this be a good day for learning - Still learning.

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