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I have used the iscsi storage from another node to create a 128M partition. i am not sure why i am getting this message.

WARNING: Re-reading the partition table failed with error 22: Invalid argument.


Command (m for help): n
Command action
   e   extended
   p   primary partition (1-4)
p
Partition number (1-4): 3
First sector (526336-4194303, default 526336):
Using default value 526336
Las
t sector, +sectors or +size{K,M,G} (526336-4194303, default 4194303): +128M

Command (m for help): w
The partition table has been altered!

Calling ioctl() to re-read partition table.

The kernel still uses the old table. The new table will be used at
the next reboot or after you run partprobe(8) or kpartx(8)
Syncing disks.
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by:ittechlab
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[root@node1 ~]# partprobe
Warning: WARNING: the kernel failed to re-read the partition table on /dev/vda (Device or resource busy).  As a result, it may not reflect all of your changes until after reboot.
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by:shinuster
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try with partprobe /dev/vda
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Mazdajai earned 162 total points
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This is a warning. Is it displaying the correct file system after a reboot?
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