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Old 05-21-2007, 04:10 AM   #1
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Command to display devices


I wanted to mount a windows ntfs drive but before that
I need to know what is the /dev/hda??? belong to the ntfs

Is there a command to list down the /dev/hda??

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Old 05-21-2007, 04:39 AM   #2
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Yes, you can use fdisk to list the drives and partitions.

sudo /sbin/fdisk -l
You can also use "sudo file -s /dev/hda1" to examine any partition and see what file system is being used.


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