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I am using SPARC Solaris 11.1 with EFI labelled disks.
I am new to ZFS file systems and slightly stuck when trying to create a partition (slice) on one of my LUNs.
EFI labels use sectors and blocks and I am not sure how exactly it works.
From here I can try and create a... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: selectstar
2. 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
I have a server booted into sysresccd (mini-linux OS) with 1 40 GB disk attached
I am trying to create a volume group and restore another server into the new one
However, when I try to create a partition for /boot it seems that my VG in LVM is not recognized anymore
These are the... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: galuzan
4. OS X (Apple)
I have a drive full of diagnostic images (ASD), and I also use it for storage, installers, etc. When I plug it in to a booted system, it has to mount every single volume (about 25) which can take some time. I would like to keep all the ASD partitions from mounting when plugged in/at boot. I know... (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: nextyoyoma
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)
Discussion started by: nikhil kasar
6. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
I needed to create a un-formatted partition of X MB on a disk dont want it from GUI but from command line not sure what should be specified for fdisk (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: dinjo_jo
7. Filesystems, Disks and Memory
I have 40GB HD with mepis8, swap, MBR and under flags word boot.
I also have a 160 GB external with a few Linux OS, no swaps, no extended etc. I am total Linux no MS
I would feel more secure by resizing that sda1 partition and creating a /boot partition with the MBR housed there. Is that a... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: worthamtx
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
9. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I am using SCO-Unix 5.0.5. I have created 2 logical drives but some of the blocks are overlapped and are now giving warning during startup. I have used fsck to settle the problems but to no avail. Kindly help me to sort out the problem.
Thanks (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: nagendrajaiswal
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