filesystems

How do I find out badly fragmented a particular file might be under Linux operating systems?

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I‘m using rsnapshot filesystem snapshot utility to make incremental snapshots of local and remote filesystems for 10 production servers running on RHEL 5.x system. The rsnapshot commands makes extensive use of hard links,

so if the file doesn’t change, the next snapshot is simply a hard link to the exact same file. How do I use the rsync command to copy my the entire snapshot directory /raid6/rsnapshot (around 4TB) to a remote server?

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How do I configure file system quotas to control how much available storage space can be used on a given UFS file system (such as /export/home) under Solaris UNIX operating systems?

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Q. How do I configure CentOS Linux SELinux security to permit httpd 2.2 (Apache web server) to serve the contents of a loopback mounted ISO images located at /var/www/html/lan/iso directory?

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Q. I know how to force fsck on the next reboot using /forcefsck file. But how do I skip or bypass a fsck on reboot? How to stop a FSCK from prompting or running automatically when rebooting server.

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How do I mount Solaris 10 / OpenSolaris x86 UFS partitions under Linux to access file system?

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Q. I am getting an error that read as follows: MySQL: got error 28 from server handler How do I fix this problem? A. This error means no space left on hard disk. According to official MySQL docs, “If you get his error, you need to check all filesystems where MySQL operates. It may be […]

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