man kpartx Command

Man page for apt-get kpartx Command

Man Page for kpartx in Linux

Ubuntu Man Command : man kpartx

Man Kpartx  Command

This tutorial shows the man page for man kpartx in linux.

Open terminal with 'su' access and type the command as shown below:
man kpartx

Result of the Command Execution shown below:

KPARTX(8)                                                           Linux Administrator's Manual                                                           KPARTX(8)

kpartx Create device maps from partition tables

kpartx [ a | d | l] [ v] wholedisk

This tool, derived from util linux' partx, reads partition tables on specified device and create device maps over partitions segments detected. It is called
from hotplug upon device maps creation and deletion.

a Add partition mappings

d Delete partition mappings

l List partition mappings that would be added a

p set device name partition number delimiter

g force GUID partition table (GPT)

v Operate verbosely

multipath(8) multipathd(8) hotplug(8)

This man page was assembled By Patrick Caulfield for the Debian project. From documentation provided by the multipath author Christophe Varoqui,
and others.

July 2006 KPARTX(8)

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