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Inform the OS of partition table changes.

March 18, 2002
PARTPROBE(8)                            GNU Parted Manual                            PARTPROBE(8)

NAME partprobe - inform the OS of partition table changes
SYNOPSIS partprobe [-d] [-s] [devices...]
DESCRIPTION This manual page documents briefly the partprobe command. partprobe is a program that informs the operating system kernel of partition table changes.
OPTIONS This program uses short UNIX style options. -d, --dry-run Don't update the kernel. -s, --summary Show a summary of devices and their partitions. -h, --help Show summary of options. -v, --version Show version of program.
REPORTING BUGS Report bugs to <>
SEE ALSO parted(8).
AUTHOR This manual page was written by Timshel Knoll <>, for the Debian GNU/Linux system (but may be used by others).
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