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# 1  
Old 11-14-2007
determine the physical size of the hard disk

Hi

is there a cmd in hpux 11 to determine the physical size of the hard disk.

not bdf command.

i have searched the other threads here but cant find an answer.

thank you guys

Last edited by hoffies; 11-14-2007 at 09:56 AM..
# 2  
Old 11-14-2007
What about diskinfo?
# 3  
Old 11-14-2007
Code:
# diskinfo /dev/rdsk/c13t0d0

Will do the trick. use your disk layout.. Smilie
# 4  
Old 11-14-2007
Yep do diskinfo on the raw device (and then note that disk vendors call 1 MB = 1000000 bytes).
# 5  
Old 11-15-2007
MySQL

hi guys

thanks for the help

it worked.

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