Add a New Disk in Linux- Partition and Format

Partition the new disk using fdisk command
Following command will list all detected hard disks:

# fdisk -l | grep '^Disk'

Output:

Disk /dev/sda: 251.0 GB, 251000193024 bytes
Disk /dev/sdb: 251.0 GB, 251000193024 bytes

A device name refers to the entire hard disk. For more information see Linux partition naming convention and IDE drive mappings. To partition the disk – /dev/sdb, enter: Continue reading “Add a New Disk in Linux- Partition and Format” »

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