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Documentation how to use the Alpine distro to format HD/Floppy/Other.
Alpine has multiple packages to use when formatting. Different packages/programs are used to format different types of filesystems.
In our example we want to format the floppy as vfat.
Here are some examples on how you format using functions from:
In our case we wanted to format the floppy (/dev/fd0). You can change /dev/fd0 to the device you want to format.
Just a note on HDs. You might need to change/make a partition table on a HD you like to format. In that case you can use: