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    SubjectRe: Unable to format a partition after swapoff
    Hi.

    > I am using dual boot configuration Win95/linux with a shared swap file.
    > After doing swapoff /dev/hda5 I try to format the partition. However, I
    > am unable to do it because of some I/O errors. I cannot format it even
    > after doing several syncs and waiting a few minutes. When I
    > boot without enabling swap the partition can be formatted normally.
    > Kernel 2.2.14.
    >
    > Has anyone encountered this problem ? In 2.2.1 it worked.

    I already found and fixed this bug. Use 2.2.15pre or 2.2.13.

    Mikulas


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