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1. Red Hat
I created a new partition
ls -l /dev/sda*
brw-rw---- 1 root disk 8, 0 Oct 21 12:29 /dev/sda
brw-rw---- 1 root disk 8, 1 Oct 12 11:19 /dev/sda1
brw-rw---- 1 root disk 8, 10 Oct 21 13:50 /dev/sda10
brw-rw---- 1 root disk 8, 2 Oct 12 11:19 /dev/sda2
brw-rw---- 1 root disk 8, 3 Oct... (3 Replies)
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2. Red Hat
Could any one please share the informaiton about this or please point me the reference :
Assume, we have the following partition after linux machine is setup, it will mention like this :
bash$ df -h
Filesystem Size Used Avail Use% Mounted on
/dev/xvda2 10G... (3 Replies)
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3. 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
4. Filesystems, Disks and Memory
I tried in fedora 9 to format a partition with FAT32 or NTFS but failed
mkfs -t NTFS /dev/sdb3
mkfs -t FAT32 /dev/sdb3
In both the output says the the device isn't present.
the output is something like this:
mkfs.FAT32: no device present
mkfs.NTFS: no device present
I am able to format in... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: ravisingh
5. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am trying to use Linux mail command on red hat linux. It is working fine except when there is hardcoded "\n" characters in the file content i want to send. It is literally taking "\n" as text and message is not getting formatted to give newliine effect.
I am using the following command:
cat... (3 Replies)
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6. Red Hat
I'm reading to install Oracle 10g using ASM in single Database on RHEL 5.
The only one hard-disk was 320gb on this machine, so, I just want to device the un-formatted disk into 4 raws device.
... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: trantuananh24hg
I am seeking advice from experts in this forum. Please help me.
I have tow disks on Sun Sparc box. Disk one has been installed Solaris 9 system. The disk two has been partitioned as one disk with 140 GB on the partition /dev/dsk/c1t1d0s6. Right now, I want to modify it as two partitions. I have... (8 Replies)
Discussion started by: duke0001
conveyed my question in short; need urgent help.
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Discussion started by: ilan
i want to create on directory called /data under "/ " . but when i m using
mkdir /data it is telling permission denied. could any one tell me how to do it ? (1 Reply)
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10. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I got a FAT partition mounted as /mnt, as I believed you only can mount partitions when they are formated, but when I want to copy a file to the /mnt partition I only get errors...should I format it or do I have to change settings?
I only can work through the "WebMin" (a GREAT TOOL!) cause I'm... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: NaRtHeXs
FINDFS(8) System Administration FINDFS(8)
findfs - find a filesystem by label or UUID
findfs will search the block devices in the system looking for a filesystem or partition with specified tag. The currently supported tags
Specifies filesystem label.
Specifies filesystem UUID.
Specifies partition UUID. This partition identifier is supported for example for GUID Partition Table (GPT) partition tables.
Specifies partition label (name). The partition labels are supported for example for GUID Partition Table (GPT) or MAC partition
If the filesystem or partition is found, the device name will be printed on stdout.
The complete overview about filesystems and partitions you can get for example by
partx --show <disk>
1 label or uuid cannot be found
2 usage error, wrong number of arguments or unknown option
findfs was originally written by Theodore Ts'o <email@example.com> and re-written for the util-linux package by Karel Zak <firstname.lastname@example.org>.
enables libblkid debug output.
blkid(8), lsblk(8), partx(8)
The findfs command is part of the util-linux package and is available from Linux Kernel Archive <https://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/utils
util-linux March 2014 FINDFS(8)