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Old 10-03-2003, 08:28 PM   #1
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determining fs type


does anyone know how to identify the fs type on a hard drive?
 
Old 10-03-2003, 08:29 PM   #2
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/sbin/fdisk

Steve
 
Old 10-03-2003, 09:05 PM   #3
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fdisk -l

Disk /dev/hda: 60.0 GB, 60011642880 bytes
255 heads, 63 sectors/track, 7296 cylinders
Units = cylinders of 16065 * 512 = 8225280 bytes

Device Boot Start End Blocks Id System
/dev/hda1 1 141 1132551 a0 IBM Thinkpad hibernation
/dev/hda2 * 142 3789 29302560 7 HPFS/NTFS
/dev/hda3 3790 3806 136552+ 83 Linux
/dev/hda4 3807 7296 28033425 5 Extended
/dev/hda5 3807 3931 1004031 82 Linux swap
/dev/hda6 3932 7296 27029331 83 Linux
 
Old 10-09-2003, 06:25 PM   #4
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oh yeah, i should have thought of that. lol. thanks guys.
 
  


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