Provided by: util-linux_2.27.1-6ubuntu2_i386 bug

NAME

       delpart - tell the kernel to forget about a partition

SYNOPSIS

       delpart device partition

DESCRIPTION

       delpart  asks  the Linux kernel to forget about the specified partition
       (a number) on the specified device.  The command is  a  simple  wrapper
       around the "del partition" ioctl.

       This command doesn't manipulate partitions on a block device.

SEE ALSO

       addpart(8), fdisk(8), parted(8), partprobe(8), partx(8)

AVAILABILITY

       The  delpart command is part of the util-linux package and is available
       from ftp://ftp.kernel.org/pub/linux/utils/util-linux/.