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What are the initial checks needs to be done while observing hard errors on one of the hard disk drive.
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I'm kind of new to programming in Linux & c/c++. I'm currently writing a FileManager using Ubuntu Linux(10.10) for Learning Purposes. I've got started on this project by creating a loopback device to be used as my virtual hard disk. After creating the loop back hard disk and mounting it... (23 Replies)
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4. Filesystems, Disks and Memory
I have an external USB Hard Disk Drive on which I have 3 partitions and it works fine under Windows XP but when I am using Red Hat Linux 5 I don't see any icon for this USB HDD. Also I am not able to browse my USB Pen Drive. However, I can use it under Mandrake Linux without any... (4 Replies)
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Any creative ideas on how to wreck / secure clean an hard disk drive before disposal?
dd if=/dev/zero of=/dev/disk_drive?
shred -n whatever -z /dev/disk_drive?
Magnet? (false sense of security)
Post your thoughts. (10 Replies)
Discussion started by: redoubtable
Can anyone suggest me any USB Hard Disk Drive which I can connect to Sun Fire V890 and take backup at a quick speed. A test with SolidState USB Hard Drive for backup work was taking writing at 2GB per hour for a 75GB backup.
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7. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
trying to setup a sata drive using a sata to scsi adaptor
I have a sata 1TB Deskstar that I had setup before and during shipment from a facilty to another, the disk failed. The handling was not great, lots of throwing boxes, etc. I have a new disk from Hitachi (thankyou Hitachi) anyway, I don't... (1 Reply)
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8. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Sorry if this is totally the wrong place to post this but I have a question or something rather thats bugging me. I got a new Dell Inspiron laptop the other day and I was expecting it to have 80G on it, well atleast 70 or so after installation of OS and such but after looking carefully yesterday, I... (8 Replies)
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9. Filesystems, Disks and Memory
I have 2 75GB SCSI hard drives and 2 250GB SATA hard drives which are using RAID Level 1 respectively. I wana have both FTP and Apache installed on them as services. I'm wondering what's the best partitioning schem? I wana use FC3 as my OS, so, I thought I can use the 75GB hard drive as the /... (0 Replies)
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10. Filesystems, Disks and Memory
Pointing one hard drive name to another disk
I have 2 disk drives - s2d9 & s2d11 on a solaris Unix system
It was mapped so that anything that tried to call s2d9 would be pointed to s2d11 since s2d9 was bad.... (2 Replies)
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