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How do I format a USB pen drive under Ubuntu Linux for ext3 file system?

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Q. My system comes with pre installed Linux and XP. Now I would like to delete a partition. How do I delete a partition? A. Hard disks can be divided into one or more logical disks called partitions. This division is described in the partition table found in sector 0 of the disk. You need […]

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How do I find out my installed hard disk size in Linux or UNIX like operating systems?

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Q. I am new to Linux and I not able to understand /dev/hdc (is it C: drive?) under Linux. This is quite confusing for a new Linux user like me. What device naming convention followed by Linux? Can you explain it in layman’s term?

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