partitions

Q. Can you explain UUID concept related to Linux ext3 partitions and storage devices? How do I update /etc/fstab using UUID under Ubuntu Linux or any other Linux distro?

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Q. How can I copy one hard disk to another using dd command? A. dd command can copy disk in raw format. It will copy partition table and bootloader and all partitions within this disk. For example, you can copy /dev/sda to /dev/sdb (same size) using the following dd command. dd should complete with no […]

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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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Q. How do I install Linux on SATA drives?

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