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Old 12-18-2006, 01:08 PM   #1
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Basic manual for partitions on Sun Solaris 10

Hello, i'm new to UNIX and would like to start

Can you please help me out with a good manual to start partitioning disk in UNIX.

Old 12-19-2006, 07:59 AM   #2
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"man fdisk", "man prtvtoc" and "man fmthard" would be a good start.
Old 12-19-2006, 04:27 PM   #3
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Don't forget "man format"!!!
Old 12-26-2006, 03:21 PM   #4
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Thanks for your help
I've started working and will most likely be soliciting more help from you !!!!

Hope it's no bother.

Thanks again


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