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1. 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
2. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I had created a primary partition (/dev/sda3) and made ext3 file system on it.
then mounted it on a directory and touch a file (x) into this partition.
however, I want to remove this partition and recreate it as an empty partition. so I used 'd' in fdisk command and delete that partition.... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: Siavash sh
3. 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
4. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
My Linux system's disk is partitioned as follows:
center; 1 | 1 | 1 . DEVICE MOUNT POINT SIZE _ hda1 / 100Mb hda5 /usr2048Mb hda6 /home 10Mb hda7 /var512Mb hda8 swap 12Gb
There is 4Gb of unpartitioned free space remaining on the disk (in the logical extended partition)
The /usr partition... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: semaphore
I'm using 11i v3.
I have a san disk; how to creeate a partition in a normal way similar to fdisk in linux? (not using lvm)
The other question is:
I created a partiton using lvm and mounted it. experiment is to take a block level snapshot and attach it as a different disk. I attached the disk... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: ilan
New to Solaris - installed VM Ware on a vista laptop, then installed Solaris 10 using ISO file.
My aim, is to get to stage where I can install Oracle 11g Database.
See attached file.
Simple question, how do I create a new partition say called "Oracle" 30G in... (11 Replies)
Discussion started by: Ackers
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)
Discussion started by: useless79
8. Filesystems, Disks and Memory
I want ask you something,
i have Fedora Core 5 installed and i wanted to install windows NT at same machine (laptop),
currently i have only this partition
$ df -k
Filesystem 1K-blocks Used Available Use% Mounted on
... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: mani_um
I use Sun Solaris 10 under a x86 computer, and I want to mount a Fat32 partition who are stored in the same disk with the UFS filesystem.
But, before mount this partition, I need to know is location in /dev/dsk
Because there are a lot of file "c0t0d0" etc..., and I didn't find my... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: willits
10. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I run a dual boot WinXP/Red Hat 8 system on my laptop. Since my hard drive is inherently small(laptop) I am trying to creat a swap partition for keeping mutually used files such as music/video etc... I have created a 2.5GB Fat32 partition with Partition Magic Pro and have windows recognizing the... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: djtrippin