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1. Red Hat
I have a Red Hat Linux 5.9 Server installed with one hard disk & 2 Partitions created on it as follows,
/boot - Linux Partition & another is
LVM - One VG & under that 5-6 Logical volumes(var,opt,home etc).
Here my requirement is to take out 1GB of space from LVM ( Any logical... (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: gr8_usk
2. Filesystems, Disks and Memory
I would like to know different between soft partition concept and hard partition concept on solaris.
Here is little explanation between soft partition concept and hard partition concept on solaris.
1TB total space available in storage in all mapped to the OS to... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: edydsuranta
while formatting hard disk i am getting following error.
Partition 1 ends at 266338338
It must be between 34 and 143374704.
label error: EFI Labels do not support overlapping partitions
Partition 8 overlaps partition 1.
Warning: error writing EFI.
I have formatted the... (2 Replies)
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4. Shell Programming and Scripting
Please move if I have chose the incorrect forum section. I am trying to move data that is not backed up from partition 1 to partition 2 on a SAN that has a GFS2 filesystem. Since the data is not backed up I am rsyncing this data and once verified I will delete from the source... (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: jaysunn
5. Shell Programming and Scripting
This is now a larger script than I would customarily post. But many folks have become accustom to getting it off this forum.
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6. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I have found a question from the exercises of my study mat. The question is
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If any one know the proper answer then please send me..... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: dearanik
7. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
I would want to copy my / to /mnt, and to avoid recursion exclude /mnt.
cp -avx / /mnt
If i use the above i believe it would run recursively, and end up in mess. So how to do it ?!
Basically this / is sda1, and /mnt is sda2 and sda1 is where only OS is available & currently... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: thegeek
8. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I've created a partition with GNU Parted, how do I mount the partition?
The manual information at http://www.gnu.org/software/parted/manual/parted.html is good, but I am sure about how I mount the partition afterwards.
--Todd (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: jtp51
I presently backup my multi-OS multi-paritition boot drive (fedora core 4/ext3, WinXPServer/NTFS, WinXPHome/FAT32) with the command:
telinit 1; cp /dev/sda /dev/sdb
And this works.
Is there a command to only copy a single partition instead of an entire device?
And what about the grub... (12 Replies)
Discussion started by: siegfried
10. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
1) is logical partition the same as physical partition except that one is physical and the other is logical?
2) then it must a one to one ratio? (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: yls177
ADDPART(8) System Administration ADDPART(8)
addpart - tell the kernel about the existence of a partition
addpart device partition start length
addpart tells the Linux kernel about the existence of the specified partition. The command is a simple wrapper around the "add partition"
This command doesn't manipulate partitions on a block device.
device The disk device.
The partition number.
start The beginning of the partition (in 512-byte sectors).
length The length of the partition (in 512-byte sectors).
delpart(8), fdisk(8), parted(8), partprobe(8), partx(8)
The addpart command is part of the util-linux package and is available from https://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/utils/util-linux/.
util-linux January 2015 ADDPART(8)