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1. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
I have a debian lenny 5.0 server without GNOME installed.
the server is at a customer's premise.
I want to backup data from the server to the external usb hard disk.
the backup will start at e.g 01:00 everyday.
the user will plug the drive before going home.
also the user will... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: coolatt
I have been trying to install a recent distro, with a minimum X such as jwm, but unfortunately my cdrom is broken and I can only boot the USB port, with a pendrive.
AMD K6 3D is today too old for being for linux.
Is there an image of slackware than runs that processor and that can... (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: raptor34
I would like to know if anyone has used any USB External Hard Drive, about 500/750GB or 1TB, with any of the Solaris 10 "SPARC" systems. Not on intel nor amd platform.
I'm looking for the compatible drive and found a few listed on Sun solaris ready page, but I'd like to have inputs from... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: agfa_109
I am running Suse on a fujitsu server. The problem is that it will no fully load the usb external disk. When plugged in, dmesg shows that indeed a usb disk has been plugged in ,but gives no devpath e.g sda,sdb.
lsusb shows the disk vendor (western digital) but nothing else.Whats goin on... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: ulemsee
I try to mount an external USB HD on a solaris 10 without any success.
Machine hardware: i86pc
OS version: 5.10
Processor type: i386
The HD is a zfs, but I installed this with a Ubuntu 8.10.
iostat -En displays this:
--> so the system... (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: edubidu
Is there a way to install Solaris 10 x86 with an external DVD drive that connects through the USB port? I would think I would run GRUB off of a floppy disk and somehow use that to make it look to the USB port to boot from but I don't know how to do that. Can anyone help me out? (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: Bradj47
7. Filesystems, Disks and Memory
I am facing a hard disk drive reading problem since last one month and not able to resolve it.
The thing is I purchased external USB hard disk (seagate 40 gb) 2 years back.And uptil now its working perfectly fine. But suddenly one day I am not able to read my data. The problem goes like... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: albertspade
8. OS X (Apple)
Does anyone know an easy way to mount an NTFS (NT File System) external backup drive R/W on OSX?
I use one backup drive for both my XP and OSX files via a USB interface.
On XP it mounts R/W.
On OSX it mounts Read Only :-(
I'm growing weary of using flash drives and burning CDs to... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: Neo
9. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I'm a serious UNIX newbie... I'm using a bash shell on Mac OS X.
Basically I took up unix in order to use a specific image processing software package... I've learned enough to write a script to batch process all of my images, but I have so many that I would like to use an... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: Slanter
10. Filesystems, Disks and Memory
I need to make it possible to automatically copy files from an external usb hard drive to a directory when i plug it in....if you can point me in the right direction, i would be very grateful....thanks a lot. :confused: (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: backman4sakn