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MBR partition table made by linux fdisk looks certainly not correct when printed by openbsd fdisk:
Partition table created on linux (centos 6.3):
# fdisk -l /dev/sdc
Disk /dev/sdc: 10.7 GB, 10737418240 bytes
255 heads, 63 sectors/track, 1305 cylinders
Units = cylinders of 16065 *... (2 Replies)
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Someone please analyse the following o/p of fdisk -l and tell me what it means for /dev/sda, /dev/sdb, /dev/sdc ....
Disk /dev/sda: 53.6 GB, 53687091200 bytes
255 heads, 63 sectors/track, 6527 cylinders
Units = cylinders of 16065 * 512 = 8225280 bytes
Device Boot Start ... (5 Replies)
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i'm trying to add disk to red hat , use fdisk -l but it doesn't recognize it
what should i do it to get it works? (3 Replies)
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fdisk -l in linux equals in fdisk option in Solaris
Thanks.......... (2 Replies)
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I use fdisk -l command to see the attached hard disk drives in rhel5 and cntos 5.5 what is the same command for sun 5.9 (4 Replies)
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Just started understanding linux filesystem and partition utilities.
I was going though some video tutorials by CBT nuggets and the author was cursing fdisk as fuzzy tool and recommending to use parted instead.
In our job environment i have seen almost every one using fdisk utility for... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: pinga123
7. Shell Programming and Scripting
What I'm trying is to build a partitioning script.
I can pass a HEREDOC to fdisk just fine. Like this:
fdisk /dev/sda << EOF
but I don't know how to put that HEREDOC into a varible to pass it to fdisk.
This is what I have tried so far (no luck)
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8. Red Hat
OS= Fedora 10
I have a secondary 250GB disk of which I created a 50G partition on to try and set-up an LFS system. I finished with the LFS system and now I want to destroy the partition and reclaim all of the 250GB. So i simply ran fdisk /dev/sdb and deleted the 2 Linux partitions ( one 83 and... (2 Replies)
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how do i know my disk partion using fdisk (4 Replies)
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I need to create large amount of portions for database in Linux. Untill now I've used fdisk for manual creation of chunks and changing thei? file system type. Now I want to write script for create them automatically.
I think I'm not the first who deal with that problem!
Thank you for... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: Frank_a