I already have parititon contain data under lvm enviroment with centos 5.8 output of fdisk -l root@server [~]# fdisk -l Disk /dev/sda: 1000.2 GB, 1000204886016 bytes 255 heads, 63 sectors/track, ...
After reading a lot about why newer 4096 byte physical block hard drives should be partitioned taking care of alignment (Linux on 4KB-sector disks: Practical advice, What is partition alignment and ...
I checked the man page for mkswap and was left confused whether mkswap tests whether a partition is of type 82 before formatting it. Background: I am using Ubuntu 11.04, and I had just set up my swap ...
In order to save disk space, I want to have two OS installations share a single swap partition (a dual-boot). Is this a good idea?