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1. Shell Programming and Scripting
i need to backup a directory from one partition to another and and compress that directory after backing up, so i need to predict the compressed size of the directory with out actually compressing it, to check whether the space is available in the destination partition to accommodate the zipped... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: Kesavan
Cud some one pls help me wit some partitions of linux filesystem wit their meaning....urgent cos is an assignment (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: GODBLESSME
we are getting filesystem locking issue very frequently. we are using linux rhel 5.5. our filesystem type is gfs2 where we are facing locking issue and unix admin team reboots server to over come with this issue. suddenly we used to face slowness on server and server gets hung. after that... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: anshu ranjan
Im migrating from a Unix 32 bit to a linux suse 10 64 bit and would like to know whats the best way to migrate the filesystems? cpio? tar? ftp? Could I make a backup in tape in the unix 32 and restore it in the linux 64?
thanx (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: mrodrig
5. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Please can someone tell me how can i check if my filesystem is raw on unix/linux ?
Is there some file to check or something like that to be sure ?
when i do :
$ ls -l /dev/rdisk
i get among other things , this also(there resides are oracle related files) :
... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: tonijel
6. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
I know that Univ FileSystem stores all file data in the form of first few direct nodes followed by indirect nodes. But internally some systems implement where , a single block of 4096 isnt allocated alone a single block basis on physical drive, rather a large chunk of data is allocated and no. of... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: GloriousDaisy
I am trying to uncompress a UDP packets payload. The data was compressed using "Xceed Version 4.3" which is a closed source windows program. I need to uncompress the data on a linux box. The technical support people at Xceed tell me that the data was compressed using "the Deflate compression method... (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: sysadmin9
8. Tips and Tutorials
Please have a look this: http://tldp.org/LDP/Linux-Filesystem-Hierarchy/Linux-Filesystem-Hierarchy.pdf
I think this can be very useful for a beginner/intermediate level user to understand the filesystem hierarchy and as well as it can be used as a reference to various linux commands and... (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: tayyabq8
Suppose i have a disk having three partitions (hda1,hda2,hda3) ,and are mounted all under /dev/ ..
My question is where the / will be existing.which file system it wil be in?
I am windows user new to linux/unix.Any help in learning internals would be appreciated .
Thanks ,... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: gkrishn
10. Filesystems, Disks and Memory
Do you know how I can find detailed
information on filesystems on Linux and
Solaris. And I mean not only for the OS but and how it(the OS) uses the hard drives!
Thank you in advance!!
Solid Snake;) ;) (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: SolidSnake